National Youth Employment Coalition
Home About NYEC Join/Get Involved Information Center Policy Projects

> Information Center > Resources for Youth & Families > Employment and Training

23 Results Found. Click here to go the Information Center search page.
Career and Technical Education's Role in Dropout Prevention and Recovery (2007)
This issue brief will explore the critical role that career and technical education (CTE) plays in dropout prevention and recovery. High quality career and technical education can help more students persist in and complete high school by preparing them for the postsecondary education and training that will be critical to future economic successes; by increasing student engagement; by building positive relationships; and by providing innovative delivery methods. Includes vignettes of programs or schools in Midwest City, Oklahoma; Miami, Florida; and Cincinnati, Ohio. --Retrieved Nov. 2007
Federal Minimum Wage
Questions and Answers About the Minimum Wage.
Minimum Wage Laws in States
U.S. Department of Labor's information on minimum wage laws by state.
Unemployment Compensation
Information by the U.S. Department of Labor about unemployment and unemployment insurance.
America's Job Bank
Thousands of new jobs are posted daily.
America's Service Locator-
Find career services at a convenient Career One-Stop Center.
Apprenticeship Training
The Office of Apprenticeship Training, Employer and Labor Services at the U.S. Department of Labor.
Career Resource Library
These resources and guides provide job searching guidance. Topics include resume and cover letter advice, tips on effective networking, and salary negotiation techniques. Includes sections on cover letters, evaluating a job offer, interviewing, job search guides, networking, portfolio development, resume guides, and salary negotiation.
Access over 1 million jobs, get labor market trends and tips, post your resume for thousands of employers, and much more.
Careers in the Military
The Department of Defense -- the largest U.S. employer -- offers many thousands of rewarding and challenging jobs, in hundreds of different fields, as a servicemember or as a civilian, throughout the United States and around the world.
Information Center