The Commonwealth Workforce Coalition (CWC), a program of the Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation (CEDAC), is a statewide initiative that seeks to strengthen the capacity of Massachusetts’ education, training, and workforce system to produce better employment and earnings outcomes for unemployed and underemployed residents.
CWC Services and Activities include:
PARTNERING with statewide agencies, businesses, and community based organizations;
Promoting Professional NETWORKING & SHARING through convening 5 Regional Peer Learning Networks and organizing the annual Sharing Skills~Building Connections Conference;
Developing and facilitating PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Workshops, Multi-Session Institutes and Customized Trainings;
SUPPORTING organizational development through Technical Assistance;
CONNECTING organizations and staff with resources, tools, and best practices; and
RESPONDING to the needs of the field and to the changing labor market with new and flexible offerings.
Please note that event registration opens online approximately 3 weeks prior to the event.
Please log-in to the Member’s Portal to register for CWC events.
Click here to learn how to register.
| ||Webinar: Tips on Coaching for College Success:|
Lessons Learned from SkillWorks and Success Boston
This webinar is designed to provide anyone working with clients who are considering taking classes at a post-secondary institution some tips, resources and lessons learned from the experience of two College Coaches.
Target Audience: Career and academic coaches from workforce, adult basic education, and college bridge programs who are working with clients to help them successfully transition to and complete post-secondary education. This webinar will be especially valuable for newer coaches, or those who have not had a lot of experience working within a community college environment.
Download the flyer for more information.
CWC Conference 2013
Boston Networking, June 2012
CWC Conference 2012
Offender Employment Specialist Training (OEST) Boston, September 2011
| || CWC and SABES Boston Workforce Series|
- 1/10: Modeling 21st Century Work Readiness Skills in Your Program and Classroom
- 1/31: Career Planning: Integrating Career Awareness into Workforce and ABE Programming & Advising
- 2/28: Development Contextualized Curriculum: Integrating Literacy and Workforce Skills
Location: Boston - TBD
More details to come!
Thursday, May 1, 2014: Save the Date for the 11th Annual Sharing Skills~Building Connections conference in Sturbridge, MA!
Click here for more information on the 2014 Conference page.
Click Here to view the video from the 2013 10th annual conference courtesy of Spotlighting Paradise Productions, NCTV Northampton (www.northamptontv.org)
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