Friday, May 8, 2009

Strategies for Policymakers to use the Stimulus to Support Job Training

The Center for Law and Social Policy has issued a new report called “Stimulus to System: Using the ARRA to Serve Disadvantaged Jobseekers” that looks at how states and local jurisdictions can connect low-skilled job seekers with training and placement services. It
explores models and mechanisms for achieving this goal--including community-benefit agreements, job linkage/first source hiring, and goals and standards for job creation and job quality--and for subsequently engaging jobseekers in further skill-building and educational programs.
For more policies and stimulus strategies to support job training.

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