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What's New in Workforce Investment Archive: Headlines (1999)

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Skills for a New Century: A Blueprint for Lifelong Learning
Nov 8, 1999
Vice President Gore convened a group of key leaders from business, organized labor, education, and all levels of government after his National Summit On 21st Century Skills. He asked this leadership group to synthesize current thinking and promising practices on workforce learning, and to issue recommendations for how the sectors represented can help Americans continuously acquire the skills they need for the 21st century workplace. This report gives the group's vision, recommendations and next steps.