Unified State Plan


The Wyoming Workforce Development Council voted on February 15, 2018, open public comment on the revised Unified State Plan. Please provide comments to laurie.knowlton@wyo.gov prior to March 9, 2018.


Proposed Changes to Performance

PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED CHANGES TO PERFORMANCE FOR MEASURES REQUIRED UNDER THE WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT, TITLE I (ADULT, DISLOCATED WORKER AND YOUTH) AND TITLE III (WAGNER-PEYSER)

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Department of Workforce Services is proposing changes that will affect the performance levels for Titles I and III of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. These adjusted performance levels are required to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Labor every two years and are based upon the Statistical Adjustment Level (SAM) as provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, past performance, and economic indicators. 

Written comments should be submitted to the following address by May 4, 2018. ATTN: Laurie Knowlton, 614 South Greeley Highway, Cheyenne, WY 82002 or via email to: laurie.knowlton@wyo.gov The public comment period will end at the close of business on May 4, 2018.

Employment (Second Quarter After Exit)

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

71%

71.5%

Dislocated Workers

79%

80%

Youth

65%

65.5%

Wagner-Peyser

68%

69%

The percentage of program participants who are in unsubsidized employment during the second quarter after exit from the program (for title I Youth, the indicator is participants in education, or training activities or employment in the 2nd quarter after exit). 

Employment (Fourth Quarter After Exit)

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

69%

69.5%

Dislocated Workers

77%

78%

Youth

66%

67%

Wagner-Peyser

68.2%

69.2%

The percentage of program participants who are in unsubsidized employment during the fourth quarter after exit from the program (for title I Youth, the indicator is participants in education, or training activities or employment in the 4th quarter after exit).

Median Earnings (Second Quarter After Exit)

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

$6,096

$6,196

Dislocated Workers

$7,100

$7,200

Youth

Baseline

Baseline

Wagner-Peyser

$5,300

$5,400

The median earnings of program participants who are in unsubsidized employment during the second quarter after exiting the program.

 

 

Credential Attainment Rate

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

57.3%

58%

Dislocated Workers

66%

67%

Youth

57%

58%

Wagner-Peyser

N/A

N/A

The percentage of program participants who attain a recognized postsecondary credential, or a secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation in or within one (1) year after exiting from the program.

Measurable Skill Gains

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

Baseline

Baseline

Dislocated Workers

Baseline

Baseline

Youth

Baseline

Baseline

Wagner-Peyser

N/A

N/A

The percentage of program participants who, during a program year, are in an education or training program that leads to a recognized postsecondary credential or employment and who are achieving measurable skill gains toward such a credential or employment.

Effectiveness In Serving Employers

Program

PY 2018 Expected Level

PY 2019 Expected Level

Adults

Baseline

Baseline

Dislocated Workers

Baseline

Baseline

Youth

Baseline

Baseline

Wagner-Peyser

Baseline

Baseline

The effectiveness of the core programs in serving employers.  This is a new measure for all programs.

 

PY = Federal Program Year – July 1-June 30

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