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Pathways Back To Work (HR 2721) - 7.18.13
Pathways Back to Work legislation was originially introduced in 2011. Representative Miller (D-CA) re-introduced the bill on July 18, 2013.
NYEC FY 2014 Appropriations Letter - May 2013
In May 2013, NYEC submitted letters to the Approrpiations Committees, and Labor, Health & Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittees withi the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate. These letters advocated for youth job training and education programming within the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 budget.
House Appropriations Subcommittee Allocations for FY 2014
On May 21, 2013 the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee released it's funding amounts for each of the Appropriations Subcommittees so that they can move forward with establishing the programmatic funding levels within their repsective sectors.
CBO's Analysis of the President's FY 2014 Budget
On May 20, 2013 the Committee for a Responsible Budget looks at the Congressional Budget Office's analysis of the President's Fiscal Year 2014 Budget.
WIA Funding Flexibility Guidance for Program Year 2013
This Training and Employment Guidance Letter, issued by the Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration in May 2013, outlines flexiblity for Workforce Investment Act Title I and Wagner Peyser funding in program year 2013. It includes the ways that funds are flexible as well as emphasizing ways that it is not.
ACT 2012 National Curriculum Survey
The Survey asks educators about what they teach in their courses and how important they feel various topics are for students to know to be succcessful in the courses and future courses. The survey also targeted policy implications on preparing for higher standards. Queried educators included those teaching at the middle school level all the way through the postscondary level.
Eduployment: Creating Opportunity Policies for America's You
The paper, Eduployment: Creating Opportunity Policies for America's Youth, calls for powerful "opportunity" policies to address the crisis in education and employment for youth in the United States, especially our young people who are falling through the cracks in public systems of education, child welfare, and juvenile justice. The paper introduces the concept of "eduployment," which recognizes that learning and work are inextricably linked and opportunity policies for youth must prepare young people for postsecondary success, rather than the outmoded college or career tracks.
House Education and the Workforce Committee Comments on Reauthorizing ESEA/NCLB
On May 7, 2013 the House of Representatives Education and the Workforce Committee held a hearing on improving accountability within the education system. To begin the hearing, Chairman John Kline (R-MN) and Ranking Member George Miller (D-CA) discussed their hopes to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (or alternatively the No Child Left Behind Act) during 2013.
Final FY 2013 Workforce Investment Act Allotments
This document from the Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration provides the final Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 allotments to states and outlying areas for Adult, Dislocated Worker, and Youth Activities along with Wagner-Peyser funding and Workforce Information Grants.
House FY 2014 Budget Proposal Narrative
This is the House of Representatives' proposal for the FY 2014 federal budget.
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