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2021 Sector Partnership Convener Cohort

The CWDC is now accepting individual and team applications to participate in a virtual Convener Cohort technical assistance module. Applications must be submitted by March 12. 

Work-based Learning Incubator Convening: Call for Proposals

The CWDC and the CDE are hosting the 2021 Work-based Learning Incubator Convening on June 3-4 to support the development of high-quality work-based learning experiences in K-12 environments. The CWDC and CDE are searching for presenters, volunteers, and students for the event.

Upskilling Programs Sustain Workers, Buoy Businesses

Through the Lives Empowered initiative, the CWDC is working to develop a scalable, industry-led model for upskilling the frontline workforce across Colorado. Diverse organizations and employers implement upskilling to improve employee retention, facilitate career advancement, attract new talent, and increase customer satisfaction.

Preparing High School Students for Behavioral Health Careers

The CWDC, Colorado Department of Education (CDE), and the Colorado Office of Career and Technical Education (CTE) worked with state and local partners to develop the “Preparing Students for Behavioral Health Careers” resource to support the development of behavioral health career pathway programs in secondary schools. 

Strategy Design for Digital Skill Attainment

The CWDC, in partnership with the CDLE Office of the Future of Work, is accepting individual and team applications to participate in a virtual human-centered design series. Participants will design and test strategies to accelerate digital skill development.

My Colorado Journey Included in myColorado App

My Colorado Journey has been added to the myColorado app, the State of Colorado’s official mobile app that provides residents with secure and convenient access to state services anytime, anywhere. 

Talent Development Playbook Training

The CWDC is excited to offer a one-day virtual training on Feb. 2 to support business services champions in utilizing the Talent Development Playbook and its strategies to address local talent development needs.