JTPA

AcronymDefinition
JTPAJob Training Partnership Act
JTPAJob Training & Partnership Act
JTPAJapanese Technology Professionals Association
JTPAJoint Patient Tracking Application (US Army)
JTPAJob Training and Placement Act
JTPAJob Training Partnership Association
JTPAJoint Therapeutic Products Agency (Australia and New Zealand)
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In 1998, JTPA was reauthorized as the Workforce Investment Act (WIA).
Workforce 501[c]3 created in 1998, CWP serves 37 Partners (CWP) but with previous JTPA municipalities (the experience.
This emphasis was especially strong in the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) program, enacted in 1982 (LaLonde, 2003).
Training and development was governed largely by the Job Training Partnership Act ("JTPA") of 1982.
Workforce Investment Act (WIA)--the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 supersedes the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) and provides a broad range of workforce-development activities through both statewide and local organizations.
More specifically, they conclude that the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) performance management system did little to enhance the impact of the program on participant employment and earnings, while instead inducing attempts to "game" the system in order to maximize measured performance.
The formulas used to distribute these funds are generally the same as those used to distribute funds under the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) of 1982, although WIA target populations and program goals differ from those of JTPA.
Finally, he reviews the substantial evidence from many studies of particular manifestations of the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA).
For example, John Donahue criticized the federal Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) for underspecifying its contractual goals and thus failing to achieve them.