US Dept of Education

Student Achievement in Reading (STAR)

Intensive technical assistance effort to ensure states are adopting and sustaining evidence-based reading instruction in their regional and local adult basic education programs.

US Dept of Education

Designing Instruction in Career Pathways

Broad-based technical assistance effort to help state and local adult education providers develop and deliver instructional resources that enable low-skilled adults to progress on a career pathway and prepare for postsecondary success.

US Dept of Housing and Urban Development

Location Affordability Portal

Develop a tool to measure the combined cost of housing and transportation in 950+ metropolitan regions nationwide, as well as investigate potential uses to improve policy and funding decisions.

US Dept of Education

21st Century Community Learning Centers Practitioner Guide Development

Research into promising practices in the field of afterschool programming, specifically in the areas of Career Technical Education, STEM, and English Language Learners to help practitioners build more effective programs.

US Dept of Education

You for Youth Professional Development Portal

Research-based, impactful, and accessible professional development and technical assistance materials for afterschool practitioners via an online web portal hosted on the ed.gov website.

US Dept of Education

21st Century Community Learning Centers High School Promising Practices

Research into the key characteristics of afterschool programs that have shown measurable success in helping high school students—particularly those from high-poverty, low-performing schools—perform better in school and achieve other learning-related outcomes.

US Dept of Education

Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS) Resource Collection

Curating, streamlining, and expanding a high quality resource collection for adult education practitioners on the lincs.ed.gov website.

US Dept of Labor

High School Equivalency Technical Assistance

Resource guide to help the workforce development system navigate the changes in high school equivalency alternatives, as well as new College and Career Readiness Standards, and how these changes affect partnerships, infrastructure, professional development, and service delivery strategies.

US Dept of Education

Dissemination of Open Career Technical Education Resources

Increase access to high quality resources in the Career Technical Education community by helping secondary CTE educators around the country understand how to effectively develop and share OER.

US Dept of Labor

Career Pathways and Credentials Technical Assistance

Comprehensive technical assistance effort among Employment and Training Administration grantees to promote and foster the development of Career Pathways that align training and educational opportunities with employer needs.

US Dept of Education

Youth and Adult Pathways Virtual Community of Practice

Develop and implement a Youth and Adult Career Pathways Virtual Community of Practice in order to bring together practitioners from both the youth and adult sides of the Career Pathways world and facilitate meaningful dialogue.

US Dept of Labor

Labor Market Information Technical Assistance and Training

Virtual training tools and resources designed to instruct frontline workforce development staff on the use of Labor Market Information resources, so that they can assist employers and job seekers in making educated career, training, and economic development decisions.

US Dept of Education

Technical Assistance to Rural State Education Agencies, Districts, and High School Graduation Initiative Grantees

Providing technical assistance to bolster State Local Education Agency capacity to engage in dropout prevention in rural schools and increase high school graduate rates amongst at-risk populations.

US Dept of Education

Family Engagement Resource Providers

Supporting State Education Agencies and grantees in enhancing critical family engagement initiatives that are frequently linked to student learning and success.

US Dept of Health and Human Services

Agency for Children and Families Grantee Monitoring, Logistics, and Technical Assistance Support

Supporting the Family and Youth Services Bureau and more than 413 active grantees funded under the Runaway and Homeless Youth Program to measure and monitor grantee performance, deliver technical assistance, and facilitate collaboration.

US Dept of Health and Human Services

National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse

Logistics to support the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, which provides, facilitates, and disseminates proven and innovative strategies for encouraging and strengthening fathers and families.

US Dept of Education

Office of Postsecondary Education Negotiated Rulemaking Sessions Logistics and TA Support

Conduct highly visible, strategic meetings and nationwide public hearings as part of OPE’s annual policy-setting mandate for student aid.

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