2015-2016 ACE Election Results

ACE Election Results The ballots are counted and the results are ready to be announced for the 2015-2016 ACE of Florida Board of Directors. The participation in this year’s ACE election was at an all-time high. More ballots were cast than any election in recent history. A special thank you to all of the candidates…

Overview of Pertinent WIOA Statutes and Federal Regulations

Integrated Education and Training An Overview of Pertinent WIOA Statutes and Federal Regulations This document contains the following information regarding Integrated Education and Training as authorized in WIOA and associated regulations: Definition Required Components, including citations and related definitions Guidance regarding the term “integrated” Guidance regarding the term “educational and career advancement.” Definition Integrated Education…

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act – Five Notices of Proposed Rulemaking Available for Public Inspection

Flash Edition April 3, 2015 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act— Five Notices of Proposed Rulemaking Available for Public Inspection On Thursday, April 2, 2015, the Department of Education released a program memorandum announcing five notices of proposed rulemaking (NPRMs) related to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We encourage you to share this information…

SAVE THE DATES!! COABE, FLC, Sanibel, ACE Conference

Mark your calendars now and save the dates for these upcoming professional development opportunities! The 2016 COABE Conference is scheduled for April 11-13 in Dallas Texas.  To register, visit the COABE website, www.coabe.org. The 2016 Florida Literacy Conference is scheduled for May 4-6 at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront.  To register, visit the FLC website.…

2014 ACE Conference News

A special session at this year’s conference will be “The OMB Omni Circular:  What You Need to Know to Administer a Federal Grant.”  Michael Brustein will lead this discussion on the full array of significant changes to all of federal grants management.  He will cover the new shift to performance metrics, risk assessment by the…