Improving the evaluation of DOL/ETA pilot and demonstration projects

a guide for practitioners by Stephen H. Bell

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employment and Training Administration in [Washington, D.C.]

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  • Occupational training -- United States -- Evaluation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

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Statement[Stephen H. Bell].
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
SeriesResearch and evaluation report series -- 01-A., Research and evaluation report series (Washington, D.C.) -- 01-A.
ContributionsUnited States. Employment and Training Administration., United States. Employment and Training Administration. Office of Policy and Research.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17601728M
OCLC/WorldCa48005276

SPR’s multiyear implementation and outcome evaluation reviewed ten demonstration projects designed to improve the capacity of regional education and workforce training systems to serve workers fifty-five years of age and older. SPR conducted an evaluation of these self-services on behalf of the US DOL. This multi-year evaluation studied. Get this from a library! Review of recent pilot, demonstration, research, and evaluation initiatives to assist in the implementation of programs under the Workforce Investment Act. [Burt S Barnow; Daniel B Gubits; United States. Employment and Training Administration.] -- This report provides a review of recent research and evaluation studies in the employment and training . The Department of Education's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. Created in by combining offices from several federal agencies, the department's 4, employees and $68 billion budget are dedicated to establishing policies on. Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Overview. WIOA is designed to strengthen and improve the nation's public workforce development system by helping Americans with barriers to employment, including individuals with disabilities, achieve high quality careers and helping employers hire and retain skilled workers. Title IV of WIOA amended title I of the Rehabilitation .

FECA benefit project, the FECA forms revision project and continuing review of MSHA assessment, procurement, and (ETA) ETA administers DOL _rograms for apprenticeship, work training, work experience, employment services, and unemployment demonstration, and pilot programs to improve employment and training programs. USES and UIS administer. The Young Parents Demonstration (YPD) is a federal grant initiative, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA) to test the effectiveness of enhanced services in improving educational and employment outcomes for at-risk parenting and expectant youth.   Office of Special Initiatives and Demonstration Grants, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL ETA) Region 1 With over 25 years of federal experience with the Employment and Training Administration, Ms. Graham is currently the Director of ETA's Region 1 Office of Special Initiatives and Demonstration Grants.

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Get this from a library. Improving the evaluation of DOL/ETA pilot and demonstration projects: a guide for practitioners. [Stephen H Bell. SUPPORT Act Pilot Grant Evaluation. The SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (SUPPORT Act), Public Lawauthorizes the Department of Labor to pilot demonstration projects that provide education and training services to individuals impacted by the opioid crisis.

This study will rigorously evaluate the employment impacts and/or outcomes. RETAIN Demonstration Projects. What is RETAIN. The RETAIN Demonstration Projects are a collaborative effort led by the U.S.

Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) in partnership with DOL’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA) and the Social Security Administration (SSA).

RETAIN— Retaining Employment. ETA Research and Evaluation Projects Organized by Priorities as Determined by the Strategic Plan 4. interest in participating in the STC Program.

The STC Program, also known as ``work sharing'' or ``shared work'', provides an opportunity for employers to reduce layoffs by temporarily reducing work hours of some employees. DOL is funding this demonstration pilot to test strategies used by the Department of Defense (DOD) Youth ChalleNGe program to improve the workforce outcomes of.

U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation October Pilot / Demonstration Projects Evaluation Report Southern California Regional Brine-Concentrate Management.

evaluation, demonstration, pilot, multiservice, and multistate projects.1 The Research Plan provides ETA with an array of information on research that should be taken into consideration over the next five years, from program years –, based on consultation with a wide range of stakeholders.2 ETA will continue to fund projects in accordance with the WIA statute.

Process. Goals of the Evaluation. The evaluation’s goal was to document the implementation process of the nine Round Two projects over the duration of the demonstration. In addition, the evaluation was to note achievements and challenges as project staffs attempted to deliver coordinated services to targeted youth.

U.S. Department of Labor Awards Up to $85 Million In Youthbuild Grants to 67 Grantees. Novem U.S. Department of Labor Announces Record-High Number Of Apprentices for Fiscal Year Novem U.S. Department of Labor's National Apprenticeship Week Continues With National Summit on Women in Apprenticeship.

Novem If you are looking for evidence-based research and emerging practices, Workforce System Strategies (WSS) is the place to start. Use the link above to view the abstract page of the latest publication added to the Publication Database.

Use the link above to view the abstract page of the latest publication added to the Publication Database. Evaluation of the EDWAA Job Creation Demonstration() Evaluation of the JTPA Title IV Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Program() Evaluation of the School-to-Work Out-of-School Youth Demonstration and Job Corps Model Centers -- Final Report for the Job Corps Model Centers() The goals for the project are to (1) develop research and evaluation framework options that will support DOL in ensuring a strategic, continuous learning process responsive to Job Corps’ evidence-building needs, and (2) evaluate innovations in Job Corps services, particularly in demonstration pilots and other service model variations.

Upcoming ETA Competitive Funding Opportunities TEGL Trade and Economic Transition National Dislocated Worker Grants Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (Warn) Act.

Evaluation of the Pilot. The pilot was evaluated using a random assignment design. Participants within each of the three groups of employability scores were randomly assigned to a control group and a treatment group. Those within the control groups were randomly assigned to each of the three by: 9.

The PREval (Pilot Research Evaluation) First, it would offer an opportunity to improve pilot studies, learn more from them and also make better decisions on how to scale them.

Second, it can generate a standardized and more refined approach to reporting results of ICTD complete a comprehensive evaluation of an ICTD pilot project. Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (ETA), WorkforceGPS is ETA's online technical assistance and training website.

Intended for Federal grantees, educators, business leaders, and workforce professionals nationwide, WorkforceGPS features virtual training events, communities of practice, collections, research materials, and a.

The desk study on the evaluation of the pilot demonstration projects on ODS disposal and destruction has the objective of providing information on the progress made in this sector.

The following text summarizes the main findings of the desk study covering a total of 15 projects approved for Resources by United States. Employment and Training Administration.

() U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration's five-year pilot, demonstration, and evaluation strategic plan for as required under Section of the Workforce Investment Act.

Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. Improving the evaluation of DOL/ETA pilot and demonstration projects: A guide for practitioners (Research and Evaluation Report Series A).

Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Cited by: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employment and Training Administration Publisher - works / 1 ebook. Income inequality and employment Improving the evaluation of DOL/ETA pilot and demonstration projects Stephen H.

Bell Other projects include the Wayback Machine. The Workforce Investment Act in Eight States: State Case Studies from a Field Network Evaluation: Volume One.

This first volume of a two-volume set of state case studies is the result of eighteen months of work by the project's researchers to understand how states and localities interpreted and operationalized the provisions of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of Certifying Partners, service providers) in the pilot project.

To assess the effectiveness of the Workplace Health Improvement Project in providing support to pilot organizations to build capacity for planning and implementing workplace health promotion strategies. To determine whether the pilot project resulted in the development of relevant.

The evaluation of the Pilot was conducted in accordance with the requirements of the Treasury Board Directive on the Evaluation Function () and examined issues of relevance and performance.

As the Pilot was recently established, the evaluation assessed: whether the Pilot was implemented as planned; the efficiency of implementation; the added value of CIC's. MGESA PILOT PROJECT EVALUATION REPORT, KILIFI PU 5 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The MGESA Pilot was a one year initiative implemented in Plan Kenya, Kilifi PU in collaboration with Plan Finland, Pajat Management and the University of Nairobi.

The pilot project evaluation report is intended to assess and give an insight on the feasibility of use ofFile Size: KB. Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (ETA), WorkforceGPS is ETA's online technical assistance and training website.

Intended for Federal grantees, educators, business leaders, and workforce professionals nationwide, WorkforceGPS features virtual training events, communities of practice.

Executive summary. This report presents the evaluation of the Employment Insurance (EI) pilot projects on Calculating Benefit Rate Based on Claimant’s 14 Highest Weeks of Insurable Earnings (Best 14 Weeks) and Providing Increased Access to Employment and Unemployment Benefits for New Entrants and Re-entrants (NERE).

The Department of Labor (DOL), Employment and Training Administration (ETA), awarded Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA), Title IV, Youth Opportunity demonstration grants (referred to as Kulick grants) to several cities including the three pilot cities whose programs we audited -- Chicago, Houston, and Los Angeles.

In Septemberthe Department of Labor (DOL) awarded cooperative agreements to eight states (California, Connecticut, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Ohio, Vermont, and Washington) to conduct initial planning and pilot activities.

The state projects will test a variety of ways to improve the early coordination of health care and employment. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration’s (ETA) evaluation efforts.

As part of its deliberations, the panel developed two main recommendations, designed to increase the efficiency of ETA’s evaluation efforts in building a body of workforce programs, practices, and strategies that have credible evidence of effectiveness. 4 / Overview SFpark: Pilot Project Evaluation Summary / 5 OVERVIEW SFpark was a federally-funded demonstration of a new approach to managing parking.

It used better information, including real-time data where parking is available, and demand-responsive parking pricing to help make parkingFile Size: 6MB. DOL awarded grants to eight states (California, Connecticut, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Ohio, Vermont, and Washington) to conduct initial planning and pilot activities.

States will begin enrolling participants for small pilot tests in summerand selected states will continue to full implementation lasting through September Analysis of opportunity to conduct a pilot project 4. Characteristics of the VSE 4. Pilot definition 4. Context of the VSE (i.e. readiness to conduct pilot project) 5.

5. Plan the Evaluation of the Pilot Project 5. Success criteria 5. Variables to be measured 5. Threats to validity of pilot results 5. Other.Evaluation Guidance for Automated Vehicle Pilot and Demonstration Projects. A number of pilot and demonstration automated vehicle (AV) projects are underway or planned in the United States and Europe.

Each of these projects is intended to highlight different aspects of AV systems and their impacts on transportation, safety, and society.