• Overview

    Since 2007, the Ohio Workforce Coalition has been bringing together leaders from education and training institutions, economic and workforce development organizations, business and industry, labor, and human service providers. The Coalition promotes public policies that build the skills of adult workers, meet employer skill needs, and strengthen the workforce system to ensure opportunity and prosperity for Ohio families.

The Shifting Gears Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

If you have not already done so, don’t forget to register for the Shifting Gears Lunch and Learn Webinar on November 9th, 2010!

The Shifting Gears Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

The Joyce Foundation is pleased to offer the next webinar in its Shifting Gears Lunch and Learn Webinar Series developed by CLASP and Workforce Strategy Center. The purpose of the series is to provide you with practical information to apply to your own Shifting Gears implementation work.

Register now!

Cost Benefit Models: Tools to Help Community Colleges Sell Innovation

November 9, 2010 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST

In this webinar, Kristin Corash, Associate Vice President of Strategic Planning and Research, Colorado Community College System and Elaine DeLott Baker, Principal Investigator, Colorado Lumina Initiative for Performance, will describe their Simplified Cost-Benefit Analysis tool and share examples of its use. Following their presentation, Dr. Rob Johnstone, Dean of Planning, Research & Institutional Effectiveness at Skyline College and Vice President, Research & Planning Group for California Community Colleges will discuss “The Economics of Innovation: A Return-on-Investment Approach,” a model he has developed for California. The speakers will then answer your questions about ways that you can use these types of cost-benefit analyses to promote innovation in your states and regions.

Moderator: Davis Jenkins, PhD., Senior Research Associate

Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University

Space is Limited! Register now at https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/596705424.

You are encouraged to forward this announcement to others who might benefit from this discussion.

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Questions? Suggestions for other webinar topics? Please email Stacey Georg of Workforce Strategy Center at sgeorg.

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