Dept. of Workforce Development: Announces partnership with German representatives from the Academy of Labor and the German Dept. of Education to est
MADISON – The Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced an international partnership with a German delegation of representatives from the Academy of Labor and the German Department of Education. The partnership will establish a Social Vocational Training Model for apprentices in Wisconsin and Germany.

“This international partnership in apprenticeship is the first of its kind,” DWD Secretary-designee Amy Pechacek said. “We are incredibly excited to work with the German delegation to see how we can make Wisconsin’s apprenticeship program even more robust, which will only benefit Wisconsinites as participants learn new skills and enter into new occupations.”...
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Ken Notes: This is Brilliant! In Germany 50%ish of all students enter the workforce with some type apprenticeship training here is is far far less. We have great programs and great opportunities just not enough participants...

I will also mention this one more time, I would love to revive WisconsinApprentice.com to share stories of what is working and resources for businesses and schools. I just need a sponsor or two...



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