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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 7/19/2018

    The U.S. Department of Labor announced $150 million in grants to support sector-based approaches to expand apprenticeships on a national scale in key industry sectors. When awarded, the grants will move a step closer to increasing the number of apprentices in the U.S. across all industries. 

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 3/27/2018

    A primary concern for any grant-funded programming is what will happen when the grant ends and that funding is no longer available. To ensure that you can continue to serve your communities, the Four Pillars Model  (Internal Support, Marketing and Outreach, Partnership Development, and Resource Development) provides an effective strategy for sustainability. 

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 3/12/2018

    The purpose of this report is to explore implementation of YCC about two years after funding began. The report draws information from five sources: (1) a grantee survey describing YCC as it was implemented in one of its schools, (2) grantees’ quarterly progress report narratives, (3) visits to 10 grantees, (4) YCC’s Participant Tracking System, and (5) a survey of parents and students in YCC in 8 of the grantees visited.

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 10/31/2017

    This November 13 – 19, 2017 we will celebrate the third annual National Apprenticeship Week and we want this year’s celebration to be bigger and touch even more communities.

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 10/27/2017

    We know 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.

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 10/11/2017

    The Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (DOLETA) is excited to release the Career Pathways Toolkit: An Enhanced Guide and Workbook for System Development. The new Toolkit will be especially helpful for State offices and partners working to implement a Unified Plan as well as staff members supporting State Workforce Development Boards.

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    Youth CareerConnect
    Posted On: 10/11/2017

    Social media is always changing and staying on top of the trends can be frustrating for someone who doesn’t spend a lot of time each day in the social space. Here are two things to understand to make the most out of each day’s efforts.