WIOA Wednesday - We are WIOA Partners; Now What?
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
3:00 PM ~ 4:30 PM ET
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) creates new opportunities for partnership across multiple programs to better serve job seekers and employers through American Job Centers. But what makes a partnership great and what should it look like under WIOA? Get an overview of guidance in this area, including portions of recently-released Training and Employment Guidance Letter No. 16-16, One-Stop Operations Guidance for the American Job Center Network.
This webinar will focus discussion on developing meaningful memoranda of understanding for your partnership, maximizing referral processes to benefit participants, and using the WIOA performance system to ensure good results for all partner programs, job seekers and employers. Participate in an interactive video panel session featuring local areas that have made great strides in aligning resources to accomplish great things for jobseekers and businesses, and actively participate by asking questions and responding to polls throughout the webinar to ensure your greatest concerns area addressed.
Frank Stluka, Director, Office of State Systems, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Cheryl Keenan, OCTAE, U.S. Department of Education
Chris Pope, OSERS, U.S. Department of Education
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