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February 23, 2016

The U.S. Department of Labor released final guidance on the elements that states must incorporate into their unified or combined plans under the...

February 16, 2016

The Arkansas Research Center (ARC) recently created software for the Arkansas Department of Career and Technical Education (CTE), which uses longitudinal data to aid with Perkins reporting. The software...

February 15, 2016

Late last month the Virginia Longitudinal Data System (VLDS) announced that it would partner with the Virginia Community College System (...

February 11, 2016

The Workforce Data Quality Campaign organized a panel discussion on “Postsecondary Data Policy: Better Information for Students and Practitioners,” at the National Skills Coalition’s annual...

February 11, 2016

Last week data champions from around the country congregated in Arlington, VA for the 2016 State Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) P-20W Best Practices Conference and Workforce Data Quality Initiative (WDQI) Convening. The convening brought...

February 9, 2016

The Obama Administration today released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Budget, which builds on the more than $500...

February 4, 2016

The 2017 President's Budget, scheduled for release on Feb. 9, includes $545 million for upgrading workforce data that can help improve training programs and match unemployed workers with job openings.

The White House today released a...