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YouthBuildPosted On: 7/11/2018
Register Now YouthBuild Series: Rethinking Recruitment: Exploring Contextualized Recruitment Strategies for Diverse Communities
YouthBuildPosted On: 5/21/2018
On May 21, 2018, the U.S. Department of Labor announced $85 million in grants to support and expand YouthBuild programs across the country. YouthBuild, a pre-apprenticeship model, provides at-risk youth ages 16-24 with education and occupational skill development to obtain employment in construction and other in-demand industries.
YouthBuildPosted On: 5/9/2018
Register Now In 2013, YouthBuild grantees began to implement the Construction Plus component, which allows for training in additional in-demand industries beyond construction. Since the inception of Construction Plus, over 81 YouthBuild grantees have integrated this component into their YouthBuild program design.
YouthBuildPosted On: 5/8/2018
YouthBuildPosted On: 4/4/2018
YouthBuildPosted On: 3/19/2018
REGISTER HERE The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) requires Department of Labor (DOL) YouthBuild grantees to be one-stop system partners.
YouthBuildPosted On: 2/15/2018
REGISTER HERE During this 90-minute webinar, two YouthBuild educators will discuss how they have implemented the concepts of problem-based learning and universal design for learning as a means to promote deeper understanding of content while increasing learner engagement and education credential attainment within their respective programs.
YouthBuildPosted On: 1/25/2018
This webinar will provide you with an opportunity to examine how your YouthBuild program is staffing for participant job development, and how it’s creating partnerships with employers and postsecondary institutions for successful participant placement in the following areas: 1) employment; 2) postsecondary education; and 3) advanced pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship level training and certification.
YouthBuildPosted On: 1/10/2018
Register Here This webinar will focus on how 2016-2017 YouthBuild grantees should report Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) performance indicators to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) – this includes live demonstration of the use of the WIOA Supplemental Report in the management information system (MIS) and the separate Excel Median Earnings and Measurable Skills Gain Report.
YouthBuildPosted On: 11/27/2017
Is effectively engaging and retaining OSY a challenge in your local area? How would you like to be part of a diverse and dynamic group consisting of participants from around the country that focuses on tackling this issue head-on? Apply now to participate in the Youth Cohort Challenge.