The field of VR has increased its focus on labor market information (LMI) as a direct response to the both the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and the President’s Executive Order on Job Driven Training of January 2014. In light of this focus, the ICI set out to explore LMI’s use and utility for state VR agencies.
Inclusive Work-Based Learning Forum Report:
On the Job Training, Apprenticeships, and Beyond
Vermont DVR: ACRE-Certified Training Series
By Rick Kugler
Authored by: Laurie Ford, DeBrittany Mitchell, and Joe Marrone
LMI for Youth
On December 6th – 7th, representatives from over 20 state vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies and their community partners attended a targeted technical assistance forum on “VR-CRP Partnerships in Business Engagement and WIOA” in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The Transition Pathways Services (TPS) Work-Based Learning Model Demonstration
Targeted Technical Assistance Forum from the Job Driven VR Technical Assistance Center (JD-VRTAC) and the Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WINTAC)
Where? Embassy Suites Hotel, Albuquerque, NM
When? December 6, 2016, 8:30 - 4:30, and December 7, 2016, 8:30 – 3:00