October 05, 2016

RSA Technical Assistance Event Posting: RSA-911 - Introduction to Data Collection and Reporting Requirements

The Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) announces the posting of the first in a series of technical assistance (TA) webinars related to the changes and the collection and reporting of data via the Case Service Report RSA-911.  In this recorded TA event, RSA staff provides an overview of the performance measures, key terms in the joint guidance, information on how the terms apply to VR and the 911.   RSA also discusses the deliverable timelines for 2016 and 2017 and how to use the RSA-911 data to monitor the performance of the VR program within the state agency.

Go to the National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials (NCRTM) to download the TA event materials.  RSA-911 - Introduction to Data Collection and Reporting Requirements


September 28, 2016

NTACT NOTES (September, 2016)

August 22, 2016

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Final Rules

The U.S. Departments of Labor and Education have collectively issued five rules to implement the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (Pub. L. 113-128). WIOA is landmark legislation that is designed to strengthen and improve our nation’s public workforce system and help get Americans, including youth and those with significant barriers to employment, into high-quality jobs and careers and help employers hire and retain skilled workers.  Click Here to Access


August 18, 2016

A Snapshot of Youth-Focused Technical Assistance Centers: A Guided Tour of the Intersections and Distinctions Across Five of the Nation’s Disability and Youth-Focused TA Centers

This recording is a guided tour of the intersections and distinctions across five of the nation's disability and youth-focused technical assistance centers.

National Technical Assistance Center on Transition, Promise TA Center, Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center, Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center for Youth, National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth

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July 07, 2016

NTACT NOTES (July, 2016)

June 30, 2016

Final WIOA Regulations

May 24, 2016

Rehabilitation Services Administration Technical Assistance Centers focused on youth

April 28, 2016

NTACT NOTES (April, 2016)

February 24, 2016

Final WIOA Unified and Combined State Plan Requirements Available

RSA: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Details

States must use the Information Collection Request (ICR) for the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Unified and Combined State Plans Requirements. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has reviewed and approved this data collection (Control Number 1205-0222). These documents reflect the incorporation of public comments received from the publication of the August 6 Federal Register notice prepared by the Departments of Labor, Education, Housing and Urban Development, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture.

This announcement will be posted to the RSA WIOA webpage.

February 04, 2016

Q&A from Dept. of Education and Dept. of Labor