CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 SNAP Employment and Training Pilots an Opportunity for Innovative Strategies http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-an-opportunity-for-innovative-strategies Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:13:56 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/snap-employment-and-training-pilots-an-opportunity-for-innovative-strategies HPOG’s Year Three Annual Report Highlights Success Preparing Low-Income Individuals for Health Professions http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/hpogs-year-three-annual-report-highlights-success-preparing-low-income-individuals-for-health-professions Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/hpogs-year-three-annual-report-highlights-success-preparing-low-income-individuals-for-health-professions Federal Competency-Based Education Experiments Can Help Low-Income Students Obtain Valuable Postsecondary Credentials http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/federal-experiments-offer-new-opportunities-to-increase-postsecondary-credential-attainment-and-improve-affordability-of-postsecondary-education-for-low-income-students Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/federal-experiments-offer-new-opportunities-to-increase-postsecondary-credential-attainment-and-improve-affordability-of-postsecondary-education-for-low-income-students The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Becomes Law; CLASP Looks toward Implementation http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/the-workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-becomes-law-clasp-looks-toward-implementation CLASP to Present at Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century Conference http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-to-present-at-transforming-u-s-workforce-development-policies-for-the-21st-century-conference Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-to-present-at-transforming-u-s-workforce-development-policies-for-the-21st-century-conference Congress Revitalizes Job Training and Workforce Development Programs with the Passage of WIOA http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/congress-revitalizes-job-training-and-workforce-development-programs-with-the-passage-of-wioa Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/congress-revitalizes-job-training-and-workforce-development-programs-with-the-passage-of-wioa Defining, Strengthening, and Measuring Quality Career Pathways and Systems: The Alliance for Quality Career Pathways Releases Framework http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/defining-strengthening-and-measuring-quality-career-pathways-and-systems-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-releases-framework Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/defining-strengthening-and-measuring-quality-career-pathways-and-systems-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-releases-framework Senate Subcommittee Continues Investments to Keep College Affordable for Low-Income Students http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senate-subcommittee-continues-investments-to-keep-college-affordable-for-low-income-students Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senate-subcommittee-continues-investments-to-keep-college-affordable-for-low-income-students CLASP Provides Leadership in Building a Shared Vision and Knowledge Base for Career Pathways http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-provides-leadership-in-building-a-shared-vision-and-knowledge-base-for-career-pathways Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-provides-leadership-in-building-a-shared-vision-and-knowledge-base-for-career-pathways Where Community Colleges and Workforce Development Meet http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/where-community-colleges-and-workforce-development-meet Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/where-community-colleges-and-workforce-development-meet Your Chance to Weigh In: Federal Agencies Release Request for Information on Career Pathway Systems http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/your-chance-to-weigh-in-federal-agencies-release-request-for-information-on-career-pathway-systems Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/your-chance-to-weigh-in-federal-agencies-release-request-for-information-on-career-pathway-systems President’s Budget Calls for New Investments in Workforce and Basic Skills Services http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-new-investments-in-workforce-and-basic-skills-services Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-new-investments-in-workforce-and-basic-skills-services From Adult Education to College: Success Factors, Challenges, and Tools http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/from-adult-education-to-college-success-factors-challenges-and-tools Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/from-adult-education-to-college-success-factors-challenges-and-tools A Look at the New Federal Spending Bill: How Does It Affect Key Programs for Low-Income Children, Youth, Families, and Individuals? http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/a-look-at-the-new-federal-spending-bill-how-does-it-affect-key-programs-for-low-income-children-youth-families-and-individuals Wed, 15 Jan 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/a-look-at-the-new-federal-spending-bill-how-does-it-affect-key-programs-for-low-income-children-youth-families-and-individuals Nearly One in Five Americans Has Low Basic Skills, but Solutions Exist to Strengthen America's Workforce http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/nearly-one-in-five-americans-has-low-basic-skills-but-solutions-exist-to-strengthen-americas-workforce Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/nearly-one-in-five-americans-has-low-basic-skills-but-solutions-exist-to-strengthen-americas-workforce Shutdown, Sequester Hit Workforce Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/shutdown-sequester-hit-workforce-programs Mon, 04 Nov 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/shutdown-sequester-hit-workforce-programs CLASP and Greater Twin Cities United Way to host forum on Career Pathways http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-and-greater-twin-cities-united-way-to-host-forum-on-career-pathways Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/clasp-and-greater-twin-cities-united-way-to-host-forum-on-career-pathways U.S. Workers Lagging Behind on Basic Skills http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/u-s-workers-lagging-behind-on-basic-skills Wed, 09 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/u-s-workers-lagging-behind-on-basic-skills 90 Days Left! CLASP Welcomes Your Feedback on the Alliance for Quality Career Pathways Beta Framework http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/90-days-left-clasp-welcomes-your-feedback-on-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-beta-framework Tue, 01 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/90-days-left-clasp-welcomes-your-feedback-on-the-alliance-for-quality-career-pathways-beta-framework Millions of Workers Lack Tools for Economic Success, Need Better Skills and Wages http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/millions-of-workers-lack-tools-for-economic-success-need-better-skills-and-wages Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/millions-of-workers-lack-tools-for-economic-success-need-better-skills-and-wages Senate Committee Advances Bill to Reauthorize Workforce and Adult Education Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senate-committee-advances-bill-to-reauthorize-workforce-and-adult-education-programs Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senate-committee-advances-bill-to-reauthorize-workforce-and-adult-education-programs Senators Take Action to Restore Access to Financial Aid for College-Ready Students without a High School Equivalency http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senators-take-action-to-restore-access-to-financial-aid-for-college-ready-students-without-a-high-school-equivalency Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/senators-take-action-to-restore-access-to-financial-aid-for-college-ready-students-without-a-high-school-equivalency "Beta" Framework Details Criteria, Indicators, and Shared Metrics for High-Quality Career Pathway Systems http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/beta-framework-details-criteria-indicators-and-shared-metrics-for-high-quality-career-pathway-systems Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/beta-framework-details-criteria-indicators-and-shared-metrics-for-high-quality-career-pathway-systems Rubio Immigration Amendment Would Delay Path to Citizenship for Millions http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/rubio-immigration-amendment-would-delay-path-to-citizenship-for-millions Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/rubio-immigration-amendment-would-delay-path-to-citizenship-for-millions President's Budget Calls for Pathways Back to Work Fund http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-pathways-back-to-work-fund Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/basic-skills-and-workforce-training/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-pathways-back-to-work-fund