For those interested in learning more about the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Resources in this section are designed to address these goals:

  • Provide boards with information about the goals of WIOA, and its impact
  • Serve as a library of information on the changes from WIA to WIOA

Looking Back, Moving Forward:  The Transition from WIA to WIOA, recorded interviews

  • Interview by the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) with CO and NJ State Board Chairs
  • Interview by NAWB with OK and CA Local Board Chairs 

Building a Strategic Board This webinar – Governance, Leadership and Building a Strategic Board – provides an introduction for new board members and staff. 

WIOA Wednesday: Competitions for Adult Education Service Providers: Local Board/State Roles – This webinar is a training on WIOA regulations.

Roles of elected officials and board chairsin creating vision for local boards under WIOA.

Single Area Board and Agency Responsibilities Under WIOA was a presentation originally designed for one single state area, but has been adapted and may be used as training or for informational purposes.