Resources / Tools

Action Plan - Project Planning Tool

This Action Planning tool can be used by program staff to assist in identifying and tracking the activities necessary to meet a program development goal. Prepare an action plan to ensure you achieve your project's goal and objectives. An action plan identifies who has to do what, by when, and what resources will be needed. An action plan is designed to keep you and others in your project on track.

Assessment of Needs & Services (DOC)

As assessment tool intended to help shape the direction of service planning for a student/client.

Assessment of Needs & Services (PDF)

As assessment tool intended to help shape the direction of service planning for a student/client.

Attainment of Certificates in Massachusetts WIA Youth Programs

This handbook is designed to help Workforce Investment Act (WIA) partners understand on of the key outcomes, used in assessing and reporting progress in WIA youth programs - the "Attainment of Certificates" measure. The guide outlines the elements required in a certificate program in WIA and provides examples of certificate programs that are awarded in Massachusetts.

Banking Interview Questions

This handout was developed to provide tips for job seekers seeking employment in the financial services sector.

Bilingual Learning Agreement

This agreement was developed to outline the expectations for an incumbent worker participating in a workplace ESOL program.

Breaking Through Practice Guide

This guide created by Jobs for the Future compiles practices developed and implemented by community colleges in the national Breaking Through initiative. It is designed for practitioners who want to connect adults who have limited reading and match skills with postsecondary credentials leading to jobs paying family supporting wages.

Bridges to Healthcare Curriculum

This series of lessons was developed to prepare non-native speakers of English and/or pre-GED or GED students for a Certified Nursing Assistant certification course and/or prepare for developmental courses in the healthcare field. The lessons were developed with the intention of exposing students to vocabulary and classrooms systems typical of the community college setting.

Career and Education Plan

This education plan was developed to help career coaches work with individuals to set short and long term career goals.

Career Coaching Design Template

This template provides a list of key questions and decisions that should be made when designing career coaching services.