ERIC Number: ED457393
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Aug-15
Creating Workforce Development Systems That Work: An Evaluation of the Initial One-Stop Implementation Experience. Final Report Appendices: State and Local Profiles.
Kogan, Deborah; Fedrau, Ruth; Midling, Michael J.; Remboulis, Maria A.; Wolff, Kristin E.
This appendix includes individual case study profiles of the One-Stop Career Center implementation experiences of the 9 states and 14 local sites included in the study of initial implementation experiences. The 12 state and local profiles are State of Connecticut (CT); CT Works Career Center, New London, CT; CT Works Career Center, Willimantic, CT; State of Indiana (IN); Eastside Center, Indianapolis Network for Employment and Training, Indianapolis, IN; Workforce Development Center, Lawrenceburg, IN; State of Iowa (IA); Workforce Development Center, Creston, IA; Workforce Development Center, Des Moines, IA; State of Maryland (MD); Eastside Career Center, Baltimore, MD; and Columbia Employment and Training Center, Columbia, MD. State profiles typically include state context; evolution of the One-Stop Career Center design; organization and governance; communication and coordination; funding arrangements, budgeting, and fiscal issues; and implementation of state support mechanisms. Local site profiles cover local context; organization and governance; communication and coordination; funding arrangements, budgeting, and fiscal issues; design of the local One-Stop Career Center initiative; implementation of local support mechanisms; delivery of One-Stop Career Center services to customers; customer response; and assessment and lessons learned. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agency Cooperation, Career Centers, Case Studies, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Economically Disadvantaged, Employment Programs, Employment Services, Institutional Cooperation, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Staff Development, State Programs, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Services
For full text: http://usworkforce.org/onestop/pdf/eval/part1app.pdf and http://usworkforce.org/onestop/pdf/eval/part2app.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Social Policy Research Associates, Menlo Park, CA.
Note: For Final Report and Practitioner's Guide, see CE 082 436 and CE 082 438. Fifth author's name varies on cover page.