Career Pathways Initiative

Upcoming Webinar: Building Effective Career Pathway Systems: Tools You Can Use

Posted by Andrala Walker - On March 12, 2012 (EST)

Upcoming Webinar:  Building Effective Career Pathway Systems: Tools You Can Use

The Employment and Training Administration, Office of Workforce Investment, will highlight strategies and newly designed tools to build effective career pathways in states, local areas, and tribal communities in its upcoming webinar, Building Effective Career Pathway Systems on March 15, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST.  The webinar will provide policymakers and practitioners with resources and proven examples to build successful initiatives that connect citizens with good jobs.

In this second installment of ETA's Career Pathways Webinar Series, learn how to help low-skilled, low-wage workers attain credentials and pursue career paths, while strengthening partnerships between post-secondary education, health and human services, employers, and workforce investment boards.  Get an overview of the Six Key Elements necessary to develop career pathways systems and learn from experts in Kansas and the Tucson Indian Center.

Presenters include:

  • Mary Alice McCarthy, PhD, Education Research Specialist, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
  • Kathy Hund, Director of Workforce Education and Training, Kansas Department of Commerce and Board of Regents
  • Keith Lawing, Executive Director, Workforce Alliance of South-Central Kansas
  • Evangeline Campbell, Chief, Division of Indian and Native American Programs, Employment and Training Administration
  • Veronica Boone, Social Services Director, Tucson Indian Center, Arizona


Andrala Walker, Workforce Analyst, Office of Workforce Investment, Employment and Training Administration

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