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March 11, 2019

Findings from the Contextualized Essential Skills Demonstration Project

Blueprint led a demonstration of a promising essential skills training model for frontline workers in Ontario’s hospitality and retail industries. The results of this project are now available and include a number of valuable lessons.

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March 11, 2019

Findings from the Career Pathways Demonstration Project

In December 2017, Blueprint was engaged by the Ontario Centre for Workforce Innovation to lead a demonstration project focused on testing the feasibility of the Career Pathways model in Ontario. The findings from this project are now available.

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February 15, 2019

Blueprint is proud to be a partner in Canada’s new Future Skills Centre

Blueprint is proud to announce our role in Canada’s new Future Skills Centre. We have been selected to partner with Ryerson University and the Conference Board of Canada to lead this ground-breaking initiative. 

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January 4, 2019

Lessons learned from the YSS Program Grant Stream Evaluation

Blueprint has developed and launched a framework to evaluate an evidence-informed initiative from United Way Greater Toronto (UWGT) to support young people in the development of the skills necessary for meaningful employment and successful transitions to adulthood.

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December 12, 2018

Findings from the “Made in Ontario” NEET Youth Research Initiative

The findings of our NEET Youth Research Initiative are now available. The report provides a better understanding of the needs and circumstances of Ontario youth who are not in employment, education or training.

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November 28, 2018

Career Pathways – An Update

The Ontario Centre for Workforce Innovation (OCWI) engaged Blueprint to lead and implement a demonstration project in Ontario to assess the potential of the Career Pathways model.

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May 5, 2018

Testing innovative approaches to skills training

We’re launching two demonstration projects to help individuals get the training they need to find sustainable employment.

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May 4, 2018

Enhancing and expanding literacy and essential skills programming for Ontarians

Blueprint is leading a collaborative initiative to develop recommendations for improving Ontario’s Literacy and Basic Skills program to better meet the needs of Ontario learners.

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March 5, 2018

Understanding NEET youth in Ontario

Blueprint is leading a research project to better understand the needs and circumstances of Ontario youth who are not in employment, education or training.

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