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How the Workforce System Can Address Challenges Presented by the Opioid CrisisMar 13, 2020
U.S. Department of Labor commissioned this study of its National Health Emergency demonstration grants to better understand promising practices and implementation challenges in using state workforce systems to address the opioid crisis.
Connecting Inmates to Public Workforce Services Prior to Release: The Linking to Employment Activities Pre-Release GrantsFeb 28, 2019
This study looks at whether focused activities and increased coordination between the public workforce system and local correctional facilities prior to release may substantially improve employment outcomes for former inmates.
Looking to the Future: Job Corps External ReviewJan 10, 2017
The study is looking at structural and service delivery changes to enhance Job Corps, the nation's largest and most comprehensive residential education and job training program for at-risk youth ages 16 through 24. The review builds on prior rigorous research demonstrating that the Job Corps has promise.
Helping At-Risk Youth: Evaluation of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe and Job ChalleNGe ProgramsMar 22, 2016
The National Guard Youth ChalleNGe and Job ChalleNGe programs aim to improve the education, life skills, and employment potential of individuals who have dropped out of high school. Mathematica is leading a study to describe the implementation of Job ChalleNGe and the experiences and outcomes of Youth...
Analytic and Technical Support for Education Researchers and PractitionersFeb 18, 2016
Mathematica provides analytic and technical support for the Regional Educational Laboratories as well as the general education community to systematically assess and create materials and training to advance education research and share best practices.
Addressing the Critical Needs of Youth Offenders: Evaluating the Impacts of Grant-Funded ProgramsJan 07, 2016
This study examines a new Department of Labor (DOL)-funded program that combines promising workforce strategies (career pathways) with promising juvenile justice strategies (expungement and diversion services).
Impact of the ARRA Subsidy on COBRA Take-UpDec 24, 2015
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) subsidized COBRA premiums for workers laid off from fall 2008 to spring 2010. Mathematica examined the effect of the subsidy on takeup of COBRA coverage and other health and employment outcomes.
Hand in Hand: Community Colleges Help Build Career Pathways for Dislocated and Low-Skilled WorkersNov 20, 2015
Mathematica evaluated three TAACCCT projects that encouraged community colleges and other institutions to improve education, employment, and training outcomes for economically dislocated and low-skilled adult workers.