EducationBrookings Institution

Digital transformation in labor and education systems:

Editor’s note: Join us on July 28 at 1:00 PM EDT for the Improving labor and education data systems after the COVID-19 unemployment crisis webcast. In spring 2020, as the COVID-19 public health lockdowns unfolded, an unprecedented wave of displaced workers applied for unemployment insurance (UI). But in many cases, getting UI to these millions of workers was a fraught process.
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The Hill

Ready or not, it's time for America to answer workers' calls for change

When talking about economic recovery, we hear a lot about job creation and hiring workers. But quitting will always be a part of that equation as workers resign and search for something better. And right now, people are quitting in droves. What economists have dubbed the “Great Resignation” presents a serious challenge for policymakers.

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Philadelphia, PAphennd.org

Integrated Information Technology Liaison, Urban Technology Project

The Integrated Information Technology Liaison (IITL) is a 35 hour; full time exempt position with Launch of Philadelphia (Communities In Schools of Philadelphia). The IITL is a position based at The School District of Philadelphia-440 N. Broad St. under the direct supervision of the Urban Technology Project Director. This position is aligned within the Workforce & School Support Services Division at Launch of Philadelphia (Communities In Schools of Philadelphia(CISP).
Queens, NYqchron.com

The Nourish Spot nurturing youths

Summer internship and employment programs are back in full swing and one of the participating businesses this year is The Nourish Spot, a juice bar owned by Dawn Kelly, which is located 107-05 Guy R. Brewer Blvd. in Jamaica near York College. “We are hosting SYEP kids again this year...
Morehead City, NCcarolinacoastonline.com

Gaitan receives 2021 Governor’s NC Works Award of Distinction

MOREHEAD CITY — Carteret Community College graduate Makayla Gaitan is the recipient of the 2021 Governor’s NC Works Award of Distinction in the category of Outstanding Young Adult. The award recognizes young adults who have been involved in a publicly funded North Carolina workforce service or program and have demonstrated...
Pierre, SDkbhbradio.com

UpSkill Programs Offer Certificates in High-Demand Fields

PIERRE, S.D. – The Department of Labor and Regulation (DLR) and Board of Technical Education are partnering to provide eligible individuals occupational skills training through the state’s four technical colleges. The deadline to apply is Aug. 2, 2021. UpSkill certificate programs are available for people who have obstacles to overcome...
Family Relationshipssamoanews.com

Youth workers’ common theme is — contributing to my family

Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — In interviews with several of the young people taking part in the 2021 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), the common thought offered has been how much they have matured since working in the program. While, the program is touted as a forward step for participants to future careers, it is also answering the need for participants to understand what it takes to become ‘a professional’ in any line of work they decide to make a career — and get paid.
Greene County, PAheraldstandard.com

Commissioners approve agreement for program to help area veterans

Greene County commissioners and Community Foundation of Greene County have made a pledge to remain “Together with Veterans” living in the area. An agreement was reached during the commissioners’ July 15 meeting to create a sub-fund in a nonendowed fund agreement with the Community Foundation of Greene County to locally launch a rural veteran suicide prevention program called “Together with Veterans.”

How Coding Temple and WIOA Can Get Your Tech Career Started

The tech industry continues to grow at unprecedented rates. According to CompTIA, there were 3.9 million job postings for tech positions in 2020, and the job openings are projected to increase by 245,500 this year in the US alone. While the effects of COVID-19 still lingers, the demand for skilled tech employees continues to grow. And it shows no signs of slowing down.