New York Wired for Education is a workforce development company that provides online training solutions focused on career training and exploration. Founded in 1991, New York Wired was established to provide state and not-for-profits agencies with innovative and affordable training programs.
Since 2008, Metrix Learning, New York Wired for Education's web-based Learning Management System (LMS), has been used to meet the training needs of Workforce Investment Boards, libraries, businesses and colleges throughout the country. Featuring learning content from the world's leading training providers, Metrix Learning offers comprehensive and impactful job skills training, certification preparation and assessment testing.
The SkillUpAmerica Pathway Portals create a regional resource to connect job seekers and employers. The Portals aggregate community assets from local partners and involves local employers to promote workforce development. Through analytical tools and employer input, the career pathways featured are centered around industry sectors that are locally prevalent, open positions, and job growth. Bundled with our career exploration tools, our Portals lead job seekers through individual assessment and skill upgrading to fulfill employer needs.