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New White Paper

Rebuilding the Workforce System for Young Adults

The sudden shock of the COVID-19 pandemic to the American economy is proving to be devastating to many communities and families. One class of workers are particularly negatively impacted; America’s youngest workers, ages 16-24 and already in crisis, will be decimated in this unexpected economic shakeup. Read what we must do to address this issue in the “new normal”.

Check Out Our Latest Toolkits!

Check out the four Work-Based Learning Toolkits we have recently completed, all of which support early workplace exposures, explain quality work-based learning and the career development continuum, describe work readiness/professional skill standards, and provide definitions of the full range of WBL options. Each toolkit includes support materials, tip sheets, fact sheets and implementation tools. To learn more, or to have us tailor a toolkit for your organization, just give us a call at 707-824-4000 x22.

A comprehensive, interactive web-based toolkit supports high schools that serve students engaged in CTE Career pathways. Created for the New York City Department of Education.
Four web-based toolkits support program partners engaged in the city’s youth workforce development system. Created for the New York City Department of Youth and Community Development.
An online toolkit supports high schools and community colleges engaged in the region’s Career Pathway programs and partners in Contra Costa County’s youth workforce development system. Created with Earn & Learn East Bay.
A Toolkit that supports P-TECH partnerships across the state of New York. Created with NYS P-TECH, it includes an employer engagement guide and support tools.