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ERIC Number: ED458427
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jul
Pages: 44
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Partnering for Quality under the Workforce Investment Act: A Tool Kit for One-Stop System Building. Summary of Tools.
Kogan, Deborah; Koller, Vinz; Kozumplik, Richalene; Lawrence, Mary Ann
This document presents 22 tools that were developed for use in a five-module training package to assist employment and training service providers comply with the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 and develop a one-stop training and employment services system. Each tool addresses a different aspect of the process of developing a one-stop delivery system and is referred to in one or more of the five training package modules. Each tool description contains the following elements: a statement of the tool's purpose; information about when the tool should be applied; an overview of the tool's usefulness; helpful hints for using the tool; a summary of how the tool was used in the modules; and a listing of related resources. The 22 tools/techniques are as follows: the activity network diagram; the affinity diagram; brainstorming; building consensus; building a glossary of terms; the cause-and-effect diagram; the column flow chart; the correlation chart; data displays; dot voting methods; the fishbone chart; the Gantt chart; the interrelationship diagraph; the nominal group technique; the Pareto chart; the prioritization matrix; the process flow chart; process mapping; process task spreadsheets; the radar chart; the scatter diagram; and service mapping. (MN)
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Social Policy Research Associates, Menlo Park, CA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Workforce Investment Act 1998