Mayor Bill de Blasio Releases Plan for New York City’s Workforce and Highlights NYACH as a Model

Policy Updates
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On November 21, Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Jobs for New Yorkers Task Force released their plan for New York City’s workforce development system.  The announcement took place at Lehman College in the Bronx, highlighted NYACH as a model industry partnership, to be replicated in other sectors, and featured students from NYACH’s Medical Assistant …




What you need to know: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

2015 Winter Newsletter, Policy Updates

By Melinda Mack, Executive Director, New York Association of Training & Employment Professionals       Back in July, with little fanfare outside of the workforce community, the President signed into law the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA, pronounced Wee-oh-ah) which will replace the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) on July 1, 2015.  This was no small feat …