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    Posted On: 5/14/2015

    A pre-recorded webcast designed to assist workforce system stakeholders with the formal process of reviewing and commenting on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRMs) is now available.

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    Posted On: 4/14/2015

    Have you ever wondered which programs are handled by which State Workforce Agency (SWA)?  The 2015 NASWA State Organizational Structure Survey shows how workforce and partner programs are organized within SWAs across the country. Among the results: 23 states and the District of Columbia all have SWAs that administer the same six programs: WIOA, Unemployment Insurance, Wagner-Peyser, TAA, LMI, and Veterans Affairs.  

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    Posted On: 3/23/2015

    ETA has released a new technical assistance tool for WIOA implementation.  The WIOA QSAP is an interactive, self-paced assessment tool designed to help leaders at all levels of the public workforce system prepare to implement WIOA.  Identify your workforce system’s strengths and areas for improvement, and access resources to help you plan and prepare for WIOA.

    Posted On: 2/23/2015

    The White House and the U.S. Department of Labor recently jointly announced the launch of the ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERs initiative.  Designed to encourage employers to share innovative practices and partnerships, ApprenticeshipUSA LEADERS is aimed at expanding apprenticeships within their industries, supply chains, and geographic locations.

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    Posted On: 1/9/2015

    The Department of Health and Human Services is hosting a virtual townhall style webinar. Building TANF and WIOA Partnerships to Improve TANF Recipient Employment Outcomes: Lessons Learned from TANF/WIA Coordination is scheduled on Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Register now for the event. Interested stakeholders are encouraged to submit questions ahead of time. Please submit any questions you may have to Damon Waters by January 13, 2015 at