Andrew Crapuchettes, CEO of EMSI, will join a panel of presenters to discuss the WIA Scorecard on Monday, March 12, 10:45 a.m. to noon at the NAWB Forum in Washington, D.C.
EMSI and its partners, NAWB and Full Capacity Marketing, are working to develop a model that examines the economic impact and investment effectiveness of the WIBs’ WIA-funded jobseeker programs, as well as the WIBs’ employer-based services.
What’s the future of Workforce Investment Act funding? It’s hard to say — the Senate is still considering HR 1, the 2011 appropriations bill that was passed by the House — but it’s possible WIA and related programs could be chopped.
Last week a U.S. Senate subcommittee heard testimony regarding the modernization of the Workforce Investment Act. Notable testimony came from Jane Oates, Assistant Secretary of the Department of Labor, and various workforce development and education officials from across the country who discussed how the current system needs to be fine-tuned to meet the needs of […]
Introduction The workforce investment system is in the national spotlight with the emergence of two very big issues: the increasing knowledge and skills gap in the nation’s workforce, and mass layoffs as a result of the current economic turmoil. And because these problems are so pervasive, it is important that local groups join with their […]