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Workforce Policy and Guidance

Workforce Policy and Guidance



TWC’s Workforce Policy and Guidance page provides searchable access to Workforce Development Letters, Adult Education and Literacy Letters, and Technical Assistance Bulletins. If you have questions about policy guidance, please email:



Comprehensive Program Guides

Visit the Workforce Program Guides page to access comprehensive program-specific guides that provide information and guidance on programs administered by TWC.


WD Letters, AEL Letters, and TA Bulletins

Information on all active and rescinded letters will appear in search results. However, a link to the letter is provided only for 1) active letters and 2) rescinded letters that were originally issued on or after January 1, 2016. Filter results by using the boxes below for Search Subject/Guidance No., Status, Keywords, Type, and Date. Once filters are selected, click the Apply button. Click the Reset button to clear all filters to begin a new search.

* If a document is not posted online, you may request a copy by emailing workforce.editing@twc.state.tx.us.



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Guidance Number Status Subject Keywords Publication Datesort ascending
WD 19-16 Active Texas Rising Star Revisions: Measures and Guidelines Child Care 09/13/2016
WD 15-16 Active Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Eligibility Income Guidelines and Determining Minimum Self-Sufficiency Levels—Update TWIST, WIOA 07/12/2016
WD 11-16 Active Access and Data Security for Workforce Applications TWIST, WorkInTexas.com 06/15/2016
WD 10-16 Active Texas Rising Star Accreditation Recognition Application Process

Attachments:
Child Care 05/12/2016
TA 273 Active WIOA Requirement Changes in TWIST All Programs 05/12/2016
WD 09-16 Active Plumbing Profession—Update General 05/09/2016
WD 07-16 Active Youth Career Fairs Program WIOA 05/05/2016
WD 08-16 Active Expiration of Workforce Investment Act Waivers WIOA, WIA 04/29/2016
WD 06-16, Chg 1 Active Texas Rising Star Revisions: Measures and Guidelines

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Child Care 04/08/2016
TA 274 Active Coordination of Services to Foster Youth All Programs 03/28/2016
WD 06-16 Active Texas Rising Star Revisions: Measures and Guidelines

Attachments:
Child Care 03/25/2016
TA 272 Active Community Resource Coordination Groups All Programs 03/04/2016
TA 251, Chg 1 Active Child Care Local Match Activities and Certified Public Expenditure Sources—Update Child Care 12/08/2015
WD 04-15, Chg 2 Active Cash Draw and Expenditure Reporting System Instructions—Update

Attachments:
Financial Reporting 12/04/2015
WD 28-15 Active Employment-First Policy 11/13/2015
WD 27-15 Active Texas Rising Star Guidelines Revisions: Application and Self-Assessment for Accredited Providers Child Care 11/06/2015
WD 25-15 Active Applying Priority of Service and Identifying and Documenting Eligible Veterans and Transitioning Service Members

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All Programs, Veterans 10/26/2015
WD 15-15 Active Procedural Requirements for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Initial Designation of Local Workforce Development Areas

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Board Planning, WIOA 10/21/2015
WD 24-15 Active Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Eligible Training Providers Evaluation Criteria and Performance Expectations

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WIOA 10/13/2015
WD 21-15 Active Extension of the Texas Rising Star (TRS) Implementation Guidelines and Modifications to the TRS Scoring Methodology and TRS Assessment Process Child Care, TWIST 09/02/2015
AEL 08-15 Active Allowable Advertising and Public Relations Expenditures AEL, Fiscal - Administration 06/22/2015
AEL 07-15 Active Information and Guidance on Program Costs to Support Instructional Performance AEL, Fiscal - Administration 06/19/2015
AEL 04-15 Active Cost Allocation and Spending Priority Guidance for Adult Education and Literacy Grant Recipients and Fiscal Agents

Attachments:
AEL, Fiscal - Administration, TANF/Choices, WIOA 06/04/2015
WD 12-15 Active Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Guidelines for Adults, Dislocated Workers, and Youth WIOA 06/02/2015
AEL 05-15 Active Distance Learning Expansion Funding Initiative Distribution with Texas High School Equivalency Preparation Emphasis

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AEL 05/29/2015
WD 10-15 Active 2015 Regional Workforce and Adult Education Integration Funding AEL, ES, WIOA, WIA 04/28/2015
AEL 02-15 Active Adult Education and Literacy Incentive Awards

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AEL, TWIST 04/24/2015
AEL 03-15 Active Program Year 2014–2015 Adult Education and Literacy Program 5-Percent Performance Allocation Holdbacks—Update

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AEL, Fiscal - Administration 04/24/2015
WD 06-15 Active Industry-Recognized Skills Certification Initiative

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WIA 03/09/2015
AEL 06-14 Active Contract Amendment Process for Adult Education and Literacy Contracts Ending June 30, 2016

Attachments:
AEL, TANF/Choices 12/30/2014

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