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Morris Library

OER, Open Educational Resources, powered by ISLEIllinois Open Educational Resources (IOER) - FY 2020

Maintain all of IOER’s existing components and provide technical and content support.
Grantor: Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
Grant Amount: $95,825
July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019
Website URL: https://ioer.ilsharedlearning.org/

Job Data Exchange (JDX)
Develop an app tool for implementing strategies for building talent pipelines to benefit employer-led networks, education and training providers, and credentialing organizations.
Grantor:U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Grant Amount:$83,000
Project Time Line: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019

Credential Engine LogoCredential Engine

Improve transparency in the credentialing marketplace by maintaining the open-licensed Credential Registry (CR) and Credential Transparency Language (CTDL) while promoting an open applications marketplace.
Grantor:  Credential Engine
Grant Amount:  $2,000,000
July 1, 2017 – December 31, 2019
Website URL: https://credentialengine.org/ 

talent pipeline logoTalent Pipeline Management

Develop an app tool for implementing strategies for building talent pipelines to benefit employer-led networks, education and training providers, and credentialing organizations.
Grantor:  U.S. Chamber of Commerce
July 1, 2016 – December 31, 2019
Grant Amount:  $681,874
Develop an app tool for implementing strategies for building talent pipelines to benefit employer-led networks, education and training providers, and credentialing organizations.
Website URL: https://www.illinoisworknet.com/partners/Pages/iltalent.aspx

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illinois-work-net-logoIL workNet WIOA Rapid Response (Task 1) FY19

Develop and support electronic tools and services offered on Illinois workNet to support workforce development in administering the required statewide activities under the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Grantor: DCEO
Grant Amount: $498,969
Project Time Line: October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019
Website URL: https://www.illinoisworknet.com/ 

illinois-work-net-logoIL workNet WIOA Career Services (Task 2) FY19

Develop and support electronic tools and services offered on Illinois workNet to support workforce development in administering the required statewide activities under the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Grantor: DCEO
Grant Amount: $498,969
Project Time Line: October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019
Website URL: https://www.illinoisworknet.com/ 

illinois-work-net-logoIL workNet WIOA Strategic Workforce Development Initiative (Task 3) FY19

Develop and support electronic tools and services offered on Illinois workNet to support workforce development in administering the required statewide activities under the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Grantor: DCEO
Grant Amount: $498,325
Project Time Line: October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019
Website URL:  https://www.illinoisworknet.com/

T3 LogoT-3 Innovation Phase II
Phase II of the T3 Innovation Network Project, which identified ten priority projects related to technology improving connections and information sharing between employers, learners, and talent service providers in ways that create a more responsive, dynamic, and inclusive talent marketplace.
Grantor:U.S. Chamber of Commerce
March 1, 2019 – December 31, 2020
Total Grant Amount:$80,000 
Website URL: https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/t3-innovation