Job Training@100%: How we ensure all county residents can access training programs in alignment with the job market
Special Edition: Excerpt from 100% Community by Katherine Ortega Courtney, PhD and Dominic Cappello
The book explores the challenges youth and adults may face when seeking to improve their job readiness through vocational education, apprenticeships or higher education. Job Training@100% details how county leaders can collaborate to ensure that a countywide system of job training is created from existing and new local training programs, to meet the needs of our most at-risk populations. Our focus is on creating a seamless system of education that aligns with today’s and tomorrow’s local job market.
Excerpts from 100% Community Include:
Foreword: How Many of Our Children Should Endure Trauma?
Introduction: We’re Ready When You Are
Instructions: What Am I Holding in My Hand?
Chapter 50: Job Training@100%
Full appendices, including the Resilient Community Experience Survey
A Groundbreaking Strategy: 100% Community guides the movement to ensure safe childhoods
100% Community is the nation’s first data-driven, cross-sector and county-focused strategy developed to end the epidemic of adverse childhood experiences, trauma and social adversity. It provides the insights, frameworks and concrete steps for change agents within governmental and nongovernmental systems to build the capacity to increase the health, safety and resilience of children, students and families.
Ending childhood trauma starts with you and the radically simple lessons of 100% Community.
– Authors Courtney, PhD and Cappello