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Archived News for 2012
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December 13, 2012:

November 19, 2012:

October 1, 2012:

September 21, 2012:

  • Adult College Completion Toolkit [PDF, 2.18MB]—a collection of resources designed to connect state administrators and local practitioners to the strategies, resources, and technical assistance tools. The toolkit focuses on three key areas: access, quality, and completion. Four target student populations include veterans, adult basic education students, incarcerated individuals, and skilled immigrants.

September 12, 2012:

August 1, 2012

  • Take Charge of Your Future, Get the Education and Training You Need [PDF, 4.8M] is a useful guide for planning for post release educational program participation, and it is also a helpful reference for members of the correctional population on community status (on parole or probation or residing in a halfway house or other community corrections facility).

June 12, 2012

  • Joint Department of Education and Labor Letter [PDF, 585K] was submitted to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, to present the view of the Departments on H.R. 4297, the Workforce Investment Act of 2012, as introduced by Representative Foxx, Chair of the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, and Representatives McKeon and Heck. The Departments strongly opposed the bill.

May 24, 2012

May 3, 2012

  • Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA) Report to Congress 2008-2009: download files Part 1, PDF (1.04MB) and Part 2, PDF (5.62MB)

April 19, 2012

The Administration's Proposal for Reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins Act).

April 18, 2012

  • ETA Notice of technical assistance resources for States, local areas, and tribal entities developing Career Pathway systems download files PDF

April 4, 2012

  • Letter from the U.S. Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, and Labor to promote and encourage the use of career pathways approaches as a promising strategy to help low-skilled youth and adults acquire marketable skills and industry-recognized credentials through better alignment of education, training and employment, and human and social services among public agencies, employers and other stakeholders. download files PDF (603K)

March 29, 2012

March 7, 2012

February 17, 2012

February 16, 2012

February 8, 2012

  • Estimated Allocations for State Grants FY12 under the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), Title II of the Workforce Investment Act download files PDF

January 30, 2012

January 20, 2012

January 17, 2012

  • Building on Foundations for Success: Guidelines for Improving Adult Mathematics Instruction download files PDF

January 4, 2012

  • U.S. Department of Labor's Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA) available through the Workforce Innovation Fund (WIF) to support innovative employment and training service approaches.

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