We have all seen the dramatic impact the pandemic has had on jobs as thousands of adult and dislocated workers struggle to pay bills and find a safe place to work. More recently, the Great Resignation swept the nation, and millions of workers worldwide have quit their job-seeking better wages, better working conditions, and more meaningful work.
The world of work is changing, and libraries have stepped up to meet the growing demand from job seekers looking for work that makes life better. Closer to home, Project SANDI is Supporting and Advancing Nevada’s Dislocated Individuals with grant funding from the U.S. Department of Education’s Education Stabilization Fund- Reimagine Workforce Preparation Discretionary Grants Program. Even the grant name is a mouthful!
What are SANDI's Outcome Goals?
Working with a robust workforce development ecosystem, Project SANDI has four goals to help Nevada’s dislocated and underemployed workers and new job seekers:
What will I learn?
By the end of this series, you will:
To help us open discussions about Project SANDI and promote comprehension. Most modules will have an assignment at the very bottom. Lessons are designed to help the community of practice members understand specific SANDI approaches or, in some cases, begin hands-on training.