The Innovation and Opportunity Network (ION) is a community of people, practitioners, programs, partnerships, and stakeholders that strive for system capacity building and excellence of the public workforce system. The ION is a national, regional, state and local alliance that provides and participates in technical assistance and training that moves us all towards the vision of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) that was signed into law in 2014.

Below, in the video, Karin M. Norington-Reaves shares strategies with her peers about how The Partneship's strategies targeting youth have led to significant success and engagement!


Below is a link to a FOX 32 News special on Jobs and the local Economy that featured Daley College and some of the CGMP (Chicago Green Manufacturing Partnership) students. The video is a half hour long. The segment on advanced manufacturing taught at Daley College comes at about the 16-minute mark.

Chicago at the Tipping Point: Jobs & the Economy