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ERIC Number: ED016076
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-May
Pages: 11
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Reference Count: 0
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SURVEY OF TERMINEES FROM OUT-OF-SCHOOL NYC PROJECTS. SUMMARY.
Dunlap and Associates, Inc., Darien, CT.
PERSONAL INTERVIEWS OF 1,416 NEIGHBORHOOD YOUTH CORPS (NYC) ENROLLEES WHO TERMINATED FROM 50 RANDOMLY SELECTED OUT-OF-SCHOOL PROJECTS BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 1966, AND SEPTEMBER 30, 1966, AND SECONDARY SOURCE DATA ON AN ADDITIONAL 572 TERMINEES PROVIDED INFORMATION ON EDUCATIONAL AND WORK EXPERIENCES. MAJOR FINDINGS WERE--(1) NEARLY 60 PERCENT OF THE 1,988 TERMINEES HAD BEEN EMPLOYED FOR SOME PERIOD OF TIME SINCE THEIR TERMINATION FROM NYC, (2) OF THOSE WHO WORKED, 70 PERCENT OF THE MALES AND 60 PERCENT OF THE FEMALES HAD BEEN EMPLOYED FOR MORE THAN ONE-HALF OF THE TIME SINCE TERMINATION, (3) NEARLY 25 PERCENT OF ALL TERMINEES HAD SOME SCHOOLING AFTER LEAVING NYC, (4) EIGHTY PERCENT REPORTED THAT THEY LIKED THE TYPE OF WORK THEY WERE DOING, AND (5) ABOUT 90 PERCENT EXPRESSED SATISFACTION WITH THEIR WORK EXPERIENCE IN NYC. (PS)
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Authoring Institution: Dunlap and Associates, Inc., Darien, CT.
Identifiers: NEIGHBORHOOD YOUTH CORPS