In March, WDQC joined other organizations in supporting College Scorecard data and funding for workforce programs. WDQC also held a webinar on quality assurances for short-term occupational programs. Read the newsletter for more information on these and other developments.

WDQC held a webinar reviewing the latest progress and policy tools for workforce data advocacy. This newsletter also highlights WDQC publications on quality assurance for short-term occupational credentials and data visualization for workforce audiences. 

WDQC's new Workforce Data Explained video highlights how California Community Colleges use data to narrow skills gaps. This newsletter also features developments in Georgia, Kentucky, and Ohio.

WDQC released its third annual survey of state progress on workforce data and held a convening of state data leaders in Washington, DC. See these and other updates in WDQC's latest newsletter.

WDQC released its Smart Data agenda as part of the National Skills Coalition's policy proposals for the next Administration. WDQC also hosted a meeting on credential quality assurances. Read more about these and other developments in this newsletter.

WDQC and several partners testified during the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking's first public hearing, and WDQC released a new Data Policy Toolkit for states. Please read this newsletter for information about these and other federal and state developments. 

The Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking's call for public comment, WDQC's analysis of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) data matching guidance, and recent state and partner developments are covered in this latest WDQC E-News.