Archive: December, 2017

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Dec2017
The latest news, success stories and informational resources in the world of workforce. Read More

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Dec2017
Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent, setting a new record for the lowest unemployment rate recorded in four decades. Read More

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Dec2017
Presentation at TAWB November meetings by Capital Area Workforce Board of the process by which the Austin/Travis County Master Community Workforce Plan was developed. Read More

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Dec2017
Presentation on the West Texas Energy Consortium at TAWB November meetings by Concho Valley, Permian Basin and West Central Texas boards. Read More

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Dec2017

2017 TWC Board Awards

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Each year the Texas Workforce Commission recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of Boards in the following categories: Service to Business, Service to Workers, Service to Community, Industry Sector Outreach, Youth Inspiration & Career Awareness, Sector Partnership & Career Pathways, Texas HireAbility, and Texas Rising Star Child Care. This program booklet provides ... Read More

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Dec2017

2017 TWC Employer Awards

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Each year the Texas Workforce Commission honors those employers whose innovation, hard work, and investment in the Texas workforce contributes to the state’s thriving economy and provides opportunities to more than 13 million workers. This program booklet provides summaries of all those employers nominated and their successful collaborations with Texas' 28 ... Read More

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Dec2017
As we previously reported, this measure is the House Republican proposal to reauthorize federal higher education policy. There are a number of proposed changes to the existing higher education law that would impact postsecondary CTE, but ACTE is concerned that the bill does not adequately address issues of access and ... Read More

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Dec2017
Recently, a bipartisan coalition of 237 members of House of Representatives sent a letter to the leaders of Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee urging them to act on Perkins reauthorization. Read More

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Dec2017
The Opportunity Austin 4.0 platform intends to address some of these barriers by focusing on existing businesses, which are the source of 80 percent of new jobs, and strengthening the Austin workforce through college and career placement programs, which will, in turn, help support expanding companies. Read More

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Dec2017
Just before the previous Continuing Resolution (CR) for FY 2018 funding would have expired on December 8, Congress cleared a two-week extension of government funding. Funds will continue to flow at current levels until December 22 in order to allow more time for an agreement on FY 2018 funding levels ... Read More

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