Tag Archives: NDEAM

RAMP Albany Recognizes National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2015

The following blog is by Elijah Fagan-Solis, Coordinator for the Ready to Achieve Mentoring Program (RAMP) in Albany, NY. RAMP is a career-focused mentoring program created and supported by the Institute for Educational Leadership with support from the Department of … Continue reading

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Career Exploration: A Critical Experience for All Youth

The following blog entry is a cross-post from Work in Progress, the official blog of theU.S. Department of Labor. The blog is written by Kathy Martinez, the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy (ODEP). As another ODEP-led National Disability Employment Awareness … Continue reading

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What can YOU do? Stop Assuming and Start Learning

What can YOU do? If you read last week’s blog by Assistant Secretary of Labor Martinez, you already know that this question is a part of this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month theme. And maybe you’re asking yourself, “What … Continue reading

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NDEAM 2012: The Value of Work

The following blog entry is a cross-post from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Work in Progress Blog written by Kathleen Martinez, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy. In this blog celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), Assistant … Continue reading

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