The EPE application for 2017 - 2018 is available at http://www.acces.nysed.gov/common/acces/files/aepp/epe2017-18application.pdf
NYSED-AEPP funded programs that receive EPE should review the revised Employment Preparation Education Manual (March 2017) at http://www.acces.nysed.gov/common/acces/files/aepp/epemanual.pdf
The Center for an Urban Future has reported that after the New York State Department of Education switched from the GED to a new high school equivalency exam, TASC, in 2014, the number of New York adults taking and passing the high school equivalency (HSE) exam has declined. To read the Center's report go to https://nycfuture.org/data/taking-to-tasc
The National Center for Families Learning has created a new resource for adults working to increase their employability skills. The Learn to Earn Toolkit addresses in-demand employability skills, including critical thinking, English language, oral and written communication, and professionalism.