U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Employment and Training Administration
Washington, D. C. 20210

CLASSIFICATION

JTPA/Capacity Building

CORRESPONDENCE SYMBOL

TDCR

ISSUE DATE

December 10, 1996

RESCISSIONS

 

EXPIRATION DATE

Continuing

DIRECTIVE : TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION NOTICE NO. 13-96
 
TO : ALL STATE JTPA LIAISONS
ALL STATE WORKER ADJUSTMENT LIAISONS
ALL STATE EMPLOYMENT SECURITY AGENCIES
ALL ONE-STOP CAREER CENTER SYSTEM LEADS
 
FROM : BARBARA ANN FARMER
Administrator
for Regional Management
 
SUBJECT : Capacity Building Update: Special Quality Forum Edition (Fall, 1996)

 

  1. Purpose. To announce the availability and distribution of the Capacity Building Update (Fall, 1996): Special Quality Forum Edition.

  2. Description. The Capacity Building Update series is designed to keep workforce development professionals and other stakeholders informed of the various system-building projects sponsored by the Office of Employment and Training Programs (OETP) and the other Employment and Training Administration (ETA) initiatives. This issue addresses the Quality Forum, an umbrella organization created to improve services to customers by promoting quality practices and continuous improvement in workforce development programs and initiatives.

    The Capacity Building Update is issued regularly to ensure that timely information about these projects is available to the employment and training community. The publication is available electronically on ETA's home page on the Internet <www.doleta.gov> under the System Building section, in a format that reflects the look and feel of the original document. The text version can be accessed through the Training Technology Research Center (TTRC) <telnet://www.ttrc.doleta.gov>. The publication will be updated electronically as developments warrant. Another print edition is expected to be available early next year.

  3. Distribution. Copies of the Capacity Building Update will also be distributed to: ETA Regional Offices, State Training Institutes, State Training Coordinators, and other stakeholders.

  4. Action Required. Please distribute this publication to interested individuals and make it available at meetings and gatherings likely to be attended by workforce development system partners and customers.

  5. Inquiries. For additional copies of this publication, contact Jim Zurer, USDOL/ETA/OETP, at 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Room N-4469, Washington, DC 20210; (202) 219-5229. His e-mail address is <zurerj@doleta.gov>.

  6. Attachment. Capacity Building Update: Special Quality Forum Edition (Fall, 1996)

 

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