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August 30, 2016

The California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO), which provides non-partisan policy advice to California’s legislature, recently released a report evaluating the state’s data...

August 24, 2016

The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education yesterday released joint guidance to help states match data for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA...

August 10, 2016

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has announced a new grant opportunity to improve state information technology (IT) systems that connect programs and services for dislocated workers....

August 4, 2016

The U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Labor are involved in several promising new initiatives that could improve education, training, and labor market data linkages, as well as their use for evaluation and policy.

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August 2, 2016

Federal funding has proven essential to creating, expanding, and maintaining state longitudinal data systems. To date, 48 states, plus the District of Columbia, have received federal State Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) or Workforce Data Quality...