Announcements

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  • Teacher and student working together
    YouthBuild
    Posted 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.

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    YouthBuild
    Posted 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.

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    YouthBuild
    Posted 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.

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    YouthBuild
    Posted 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.

  • Pie Chart
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/14/2017

    WorkforceGPS is proud to announce the release of its latest collection, Performance Reporting . This is a centralized collection of information for Performance Reporting-related policies and resources for the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration’s (ETA) employment and training programs.

  • Healthcare apprentices
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/14/2017

    It’s National Apprenticeship Week! Another great time to showcase the great work of our YouthBuild programs. 

  • Young Native Americans dancing
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/8/2017

    From R. Alexander Acosta, United States Secretary of Labor

  • YouthBuild Students Building
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/1/2017

    The revision of the Construction Handbook was done to ensure that DOL YouthBuild Grantees have the most relevant and up-to-date information in hand for sustaining a well-managed and compliant work site. 

  • Chat
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 10/27/2017

    The DOL YouthBuild Community of Practice knows you've been in love with WorkforceGPS for a while now, and things are getting pretty serious.  That's why we're excited to help you take things to the next level and introduce you to Chat.

  • National Apprenticeship Week
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 10/19/2017

    Mark your calendars for November 13 - 19, 2017 as we will celebrate the third annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW).