Evidence Based Framework for Next Generation Decisionmakers

Building Capacity for Workforce and Labor Market Information
The Economic Information and Analysis Division of the Illinois Department of Employment Security has primary responsibility in the State of Illinois for workforce and labor market information. Through extensive public/non-public sector partnerships, EI&A has established an evidence-based practice on workforce outcomes for the State of Illinois. EI&A manages and implements strategic planning, analytical services and product development. Illinois Student Assistance Commission and Illinois State University host technology services. Illinois Board of Higher Education, Illinois Community College Board, and Illinois State Board of Education serve as subject experts on public-sector education programs. Illinois Department of Corrections and Illinois Department of Human Services serve as subject experts on high need populations. In addition, Associated Builders and Contractors IL, CompTia, Chamberlain University College of Nursing, Jane Addams Resource Center and Manufacturing Skills Standards Council serve as subject experts on vocational training programs.