Announcements

View the announcements listings below to stay connected with updates on the Disability and Employment Community of Practice (CoP) and changes to the site. 

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 8/17/2017

    MEETING DATE: Thursday, August 24, 2017 TIMES: 9AM - 4:15PM Eastern LOCATION:  Access Board Conference Room, 1331 F Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004 CALL-IN INFORMATION: 1-888-452-4030; Conference ID: 1255123; Conference Title: NCD Meeting; Host Name: Clyde Terry ACCOMMODATIONS: A CART streamtext link has been arranged for this meeting. The web link to access CART on for both days is: CART StreamText player. Sign language interpreters will be present at the meeting, as well.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 8/8/2017

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Chief Evaluation Office, Department of Labor Notice for Public Comment Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 112 / Tuesday, June 13, 2017 / Notices

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 6/30/2017

    US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration Notice of Availability of Funds Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA-ETA17-05) Issued on June 30, 2017 Key Dates: The closing date for receipt of applications under this Announcement is July 31, 2017.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 6/23/2017

    We are thrilled to announce that the WorkforceGPS Member Directory is live and available from the Member Directory tab on the home page.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 5/8/2017

    On the Innovation and Opportunity Network Community of Practice, you can quickly find all of the latest Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Implementation Training Resources in 11 focus areas, as identified by the US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration.  These resources are primarily developed for national, state, and local workforce system professionals.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 4/16/2017

    This Social Security Administration (SSA) National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) will be held on April 26, 2017, from 3:00 – 4:30 PM Eastern Time.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 4/14/2017

    The National Center on Accessible Educational Materials for Learning is hosting this webinar on April 19, 2017 / 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern Time.  The full title of the webinar is: Webinar:  AEM in Transition Planning: Including Accessible Materials & Technologies in Services for PS Goal.

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 4/6/2017

    This WIOA Wednesday Webinar was held on March 15, 2017.  Universal Design is a significant component of the customer centered design framework to provide exemplary service in American Job Centers (AJC).

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 4/4/2017

    Webinar:  WIOA Wednesday - American Job Center Certification: A Tool to Maximize State's Quality & Consistency  This is a WorkforceGPS webinar and will be held on April 12, 2017 / 3:00 – 4:00 PM Eastern Time

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    Disability and Employment
    Posted On: 4/4/2017

    The US Access Board provides guidance on use of the International Symbol of Accessibility (ISA) under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA). This guidance was issued on March 27, 2017, and explains how use of a symbol other than the International Symbol of Accessibility (ISA) may impact compliance with standards issued under the ADA and the ABA.