Adult education classes help Holland-area people prepare for careers April 01, 2016

Zeeland Public Schools, partnered with other school districts, employers and social service agencies, has taken the lead in helping people in Ottawa and Allegan counties reach these goals with the free Literacy to Work Program

County working to become Work Ready Community April 01, 2016

Dina Rose, chair of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, joined community leaders from six East Arkansas counties recently for the first of four ACT Work Ready Community Academies in Atlanta, Georgia.

Maries County earns Certified Work Ready Community status, students receive National Career Readiness Certificates March 30, 2016

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced Maries County has achieved designation as a Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC). DED Director Mike Downing joined local business, education and community leaders to celebrate and also present National Career Readiness Certificates (NCRC) to over 20 Vienna high school


TUSCALOOSA, AL, March 25 – Representatives from Shelton State Community College, West Alabama Works, and the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama announced two important workforce initiatives during a press conference held at Benjamin Barnes YMCA on Friday.

Free Classes for Jobless March 30, 2016

College leaders have announced a new Manufacturing Boot Camp that will be offered beginning April 13. The 40-hour program, split into two increments, will provide participants with the entry-level, basic training many employers have said is vital for success. Boot Camp participants will have an opportunity to receive the National Career Readiness

Job fair set at SVCC March 28, 2016

Workforce Development at Southside Virginia Community College will hold a job fair on Wednesday, March 30, from 2-4:30 p.m. at the colleges Alberta Campus at 109 Campus Drive in Alberta. Attendees are asked to bring photo identification, resumes and a WorkKeys Career Readiness Certificate. Admission is free and open to anyone seeking a job.

Job Fair Coming to Emporia March 28, 2016

A Job Fair will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Southside Virginia Education Center in Emporia. The Fair is free and open to the public. Dress to impress, bring résumés, a photo ID, and copy of WorkKeys Career Readiness Certificate. The WorkKeys certificate will get you in the door at 1:45 p.m.

BarCo earns work ready designation March 28, 2016

Barry County has officially been designated as a Certified Work Ready Community. The designation, considered an important national milestone in demonstrating local workforce readiness, was announced in a special ceremony held Friday at the Monett Chamber of Commerce.

EKU Madison, Garrard County Adult Education programs recognized March 28, 2016

Both the Madison and Garrard County Adult Education programs ranked in the top 25 programs in the state for meeting or exceeding National Career Ready Certification (NCRC) goals

Wisconsin launches online CTE school March 22, 2016

State licensed teachers provide students instruction and support and graduates receive a state-approved diploma. Students receive preparation for the ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)