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  • YB Metro and Google Employees
    Posted 12/11/2017 5:13 PM by Lisa Reddy

    The DOL YouthBuild TA Collaborative will soon be sharing resources to help programs make the most of the required Job Developer position.  These tools will help to lay the groundwork for understanding both the internal (participant) focused work and the external (employer/post-secondary education or training provider) focused work that must be accomplished for successful post-program placements.  

  • YouthBuild Students on Construction Site
    Posted 11/13/2017 8:30 AM by Lisa Reddy

    Apprenticeship is an earn-while-you-learn training model in which YouthBuild graduates can gain valuable work experience while receiving related technical instruction. Apprenticeships may last from one to six years.

  • Classroom project
    Posted 10/10/2017 3:27 PM by Lisa Reddy
  • WorkforceGPS Blog Icon
    Posted 9/19/2017 11:20 AM by Lisa Reddy

    As September marks the start of yet another grant class of YouthBuild grants, it seems like a good time for us to provide a refresher on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the requirements it places on YouthBuild grantees.

  • DOL YouthBuild Resource Image
    Posted 8/15/2017 3:12 PM by Lisa Reddy
    Achieving strong programmatic outcomes begins with recruitment.  Getting the right young people in the door – those individuals ready and excited to take full advantage of YouthBuild’s opportunities, with the readiness, determination and fortitude to overcome challenges and change their lives – is fundamental to realizing strong long-term outcomes.  Doing so requires a strategic approach which is data and goal driven, and supports the full programming cycle.
  • DOL YouthBuild Resource Image
    Posted 6/13/2017 9:49 AM by Lisa Reddy

    Timing is Everything
  • DOL YouthBuild Logo
    Posted 5/14/2017 11:25 PM by Lisa Reddy
    Case Management: Keeping YouthBuild Participants and Staff Focused on Teaching, Learning, and Positive individual and Community Empowerment

  • DOL YouthBuild Resource Image
    Posted 4/11/2017 11:45 AM by Lisa Reddy
      “Community service and youth leadership are core aspects of the YouthBuild model.” -2017 YouthBuild Funding Opportunity Announcement Youth leadership is a key component of the YouthBuild model for very good reason.
  • DOL YouthBuild Resource Image
    Posted 3/9/2017 2:14 PM by Lisa Reddy
    The process for how YouthBuild staff will document participant eligibility, track progress, and document participant outcomes should be created and shared within the team before any participant enrollments occur. YouthBuild staff are required to document both participant eligibility and all performance outcomes that occur during the participant’s time in the program and in the first 12 months after program exit. 
  • DOL YouthBuild Resource Image
    Posted 2/14/2017 11:05 AM by Lisa Reddy