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Dec. 2, 2009
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Skills Assessments Using e-Assessment Tools
from Training Press Release
The Speed and Accuracy in Skills Assessment study explores the benefits and techniques of computerized skills assessment. It particularly looks into the enhanced formative assessment opportunities derived from computerized approaches. More

IACET Member Spotlight
from IACET
Would you be interested in sharing about your organization and experiences with IACET and your fellow Authorized Providers? Well this is your opportunity to shine and connect with your peers in the continuing education and training field. If interested please contact IACET staff at and we will provide you the information you need to spotlight your organization! More

Free AP Application Assistance Call
from IACET
IACET is offering monthly calls led by our team of experts to assist you with the application process. The next call will be on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 34 p.m. EST. More

IACET Offers Free Webinar for Renewing APs
from IACET
Have you started to think about the Authorized Provider renewal process? Are you unsure as to what the renewal process entails? IACET is offering a call led by our team of experts to assist you with the renewal application process. This call will be on Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 3-4 p.m. EST. More

Despite Economic Challenges Businesses Invested $130 Billion in Employee Learning and Development
from ASTD
The American Society for Training & Development announces the release of its 2009 State of the Industry Report, a comprehensive look at the training and development investments, practices, and trends for 2008. Key findings show that employee learning and development withstood the challenges of the difficult economy in 2008 with U.S. organizations spending $134 billion in 2008, or an average of $1,068 per employee. More

USDA's Major Reorganization Driven by Focus on Performance, Results
from FederalNewsRadio
The Agriculture Department's acting chief human capital officer Donald Sanders explains the agency's administrative reorganization in simple terms. It's all about becoming a performance driven and results oriented organization. More

ChildCare Education Institute Gives Child Care Staff Access to Professional Development Library in Honor of National Distance Learning Week 2009
from News Blaze
CCEI's online professional development library includes over 100 courses, covering topics such as: Child Development, Classroom Management, Curriculum, Guidance and Discipline, Health and Safety, and other topics pertinent to the child care industry. Each completed one hour course is awarded 0.1 IACET CEU and may articulate to college credit. Students can print their certificates of completion immediately following course completion. More

The Goddard School Celebrates Grand Opening in Edmond, Alberta
from The Edmond Sun
The Goddard School in Edmond, Alberta is the premier preschool and childcare center for children from six weeks to six-years-old, will celebrate its grand opening with a "Navigate the Imagination" theme from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov.14. Children of all ages are invited to participate in the activities. More

Connecticut Governor Suspends Adult Education Program for Licensed Practical Nurses
from The Hartford Courant
Students and nursing experts were shocked to learn that Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell has decided to suspend the state's adult education program for licensed practical nurses to help address the state's budget deficit. The program, offered at 10 state technical high schools, produces about 350 LPNs every 16 months who go on to work in the state's nursing homes, group homes, schools and other settings. More

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