Skip to main content

Career Pathways

Introducing Google's Pathways Search Feature

Google recently announced a new feature of its Grow with Google initiative, aimed at helping workers connect with job openings, as well as local training providers.  According to Google's blog post about the new feature, "...the challenge we’re working to solve now: to help people find useful information about the skills and training they need for a job, and better connect them with local resources that can help them realize those opportunities".  The post goes

CLASP: Better Together - Career and Guided Pathways

In recognition of Adult Education and Family Literacy Awareness Week #AEFL, CLASP has released Better Together:  Career and Guided Pathways.  This brief highlights how career pathways and guided pathways are complementary, not duplicative, according to Judy Mortrude.  The following excerpt from the brief highlights the need for linkages at the state level.

Workforce GPS: Eligible Training Providers - Guidance Overview - Part II

  • Date: 
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
    Location: 
    Online webinar

Workforce GPS: Increasing Student Support - A Field Guide of Innovative Methods

  • Date: 
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
    Location: 
    Online webinar

Community colleges have developed innovative methods to deliver wrap-around student support services via career coaches, success coaches, and navigators, as grantees funded by the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant program. These services include a focus on delivering individualized and coordinated student support across a wide variety of departments and systems, such as academic guidance and advising, academic support, career coaching, and supplemental services.

September is National Deaf Awareness Month

September is National Deaf Awareness Month.  Communities throughout the country are organizing events and activities to increase awareness of deaf issues, people, and culture.  The Employment and Training Administration, at the U.S.

Jobs for the Future: $1 Billion Wage Challenge

Jobs for the Future (JFF) has announced the $1 Billion Wage Gain Challenge to identify and accelerate ways to meaningfully increase annual incomes of Americans. This competition focuses on one tangible metric: increasing the annual wages of at least 100,000 low- and middle-income US workers by $10,000 each by 2021, totaling $1 billion in wage gains.

Vets-to-Feds Cyber Career Training Available

Do you work with veterans interested in a career in cyber security?

National Skills Coalition Report: Broadening the Apprenticeship Pipeline

Apprenticeship and other forms of work-based learning are important tools for helping workers acquire skills employers need. To reach the most workers and businesses, more work needs to be done to diversify the apprenticeship pipeline to include more women, low-wage workers, and parents of young children. 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Career Pathways
randomness