Announcements

View the announcements listing below to stay connected with updates on WIOA implementation and changes to this site's content.

All Announcements

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 4/25/2017

    This spring, the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners, will host three national convenings. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system. 

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 3/24/2017

    The U.S. Departments of Labor, Education, and Health and Human Services are proud to announce the release a Sample MOU and Infrastructure Costs Toolkit;  it is now available on the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) on WorkforceGPS .

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 3/13/2017

    In February, we asked you to save the date for three national convenings hosted by the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 3/7/2017

    As you already know, this winter has been a busy one when it comes to Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Guidance; February and March have been no different.

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 2/8/2017

    In the spring of 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor, in collaboration with its Education and Health and Human Services partners, will host three national convenings. These convenings will continue to support WIOA implementation, building upon the regulations and guidance, virtual training, and resources already available to the system.

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 2/1/2017

    During the month of January, there were five Training and Employment Guidance Letters (TEGLs) released to the system; these TEGLs include guidance on the National Farmworker Jobs Program, One-Stops, and Registered Apprenticeship. The following is a listing and brief description of these TEGLs:

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 1/25/2017

    Customer-Centered Design (CCD) is an amazingly generative process that starts with people and ends with surprising answers tailor-made to put our customers' needs at the center of service delivery, processes, and customer flow. Implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) gives us a huge opportunity to step back from business as usual and design services with the customer in mind.

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 1/19/2017

    The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) presents a unique opportunity for collaboration among the U.S. Departments of Labor and Education, states, local workforce development areas, other workforce and education partners, and social service providers to improve the lives of our nation’s out-of-school youth. 

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 1/12/2017

    Customer-Centered Design (CCD) is an amazingly generative process that starts with people and ends with surprising answers tailor-made to put our customers' needs at the center of service delivery, processes and customer flow.

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    Innovation and Opportunity Network
    Posted On: 12/9/2016

    We’ve talked about the Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) Community of Practice on WorkforceGPS throughout the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) implementation process, so you are likely already familiar with this online inter-agency bookmark.