Authored By: Katie Allen, Doug Keast, Rick Kugler, Joe Marrone, & Kartik Trivedi
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.
Authored by: DeBrittany Mitchell, Dana Jefferson, and Russ Thelin
This brief highlights state practices and lessons learned from the Job-Driven Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center’s Business Engagement Data Community of Practice.
Review VR Issue NO. 8, 2015
Review VR issue NO. 4, 2014
The Institute for Community Inclusion at the University of Massachusetts Boston is conducting a series of analyses linking occupational closure data from the Rehabilitation Services Administration’s Case Service Report (RSA-911) to labor market trends and needs, as reflected in labor market information (LMI). This effort is funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research as part of the VR-RRTC on Demand-Side Strategies in Vocational Rehabilitation (VR).