The U.S. Departments of Education and Labor released joint guidance in 2016 to help states match data for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) reporting.

Workforce Data Quality Campaign (WDQC) is pleased to note that the issuing of joint guidance was our top recommendation for executive action in 2014, and it comes at a critical time for states as they strive to meet new WIOA performance reporting requirements and continue making progress on longitudinal data systems.

Read the analysis for more background and a list of key points from this latest guidance.