2017 State Legislative Roundup
Skills in the States: 50-State Scan Summary
Job-Driven Financial Aid Policy Toolkit
2015 State Legislative Round-Up
As highlighted in NSC’s 2015 state legislative round-up , states increased access to career pathways and set policies to support job-driven training. They also took steps to implement the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
Realizing Innovation and Opportunity in WIOA: A Playbook for Creating Effective State Plans
This report provides recommendations on how states can use their WIOA state plan to establish strategies that close the skill gap and help workers and businesses succeed.
2014 State Legislative Round Up
This paper summarizes key legislative and budgetary actions that states took to close the skills gap in 2014.
2014 State Workforce Policy Round Up
On June 5, the NSC State Policy Team hosted this webinar about new workforce policies enacted in 2014 legislative sessions in more than a dozen states!
Connecticut: Job-Driven Education Investments
This fact sheet shows Connecticut is not putting it's money where its jobs are.
Lessons Learned from 2013 Legislative Sessions
NSC's State Policy Team is joined in this webinar by workforce experts in Virginia, Maryland and Iowa to provide an update and overview of workforce policies proposed in 2013 legislative sessions.
State Workforce Policy: Recent Innovations and an Uncertain Future
Co-written by NSC and the Georgetown Center, this policy brief examines recent innovations in state workforce policy and the implications for their continuation in the current changing political, economic and budgetary environment.