ERIC Number: ED033234
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Technical Training for the Disadvantaged.
National Alliance of Businessmen, Washington, DC.
Sixty-five representatives of business, federal and state government, and education participated in the conference designed to present the Training and Technology (TAT) Project at the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's Oak Ridge, Tennessee Y-12 plant as a model from which potential contracters might gain insight into the processes of formulating proposals for similar projects and managing resultant contracts. Speeches presented in this report include: "Union Carbide and TAT" by Clarence E. Larson, "Training the Disadvantaged, Using All Our Resources" by Charles Odell, "Program Conception From 'The Gleam in the Eye'" by Wendell H. Russell, "Redirection of Company Resources" by J. Leo Waters, and "Production and Quality Control in Training" by William R. Ramsay. The digest of three workshop sessions is in the form of questions and answers. (JK)
Descriptors: Business Responsibility, Conference Reports, Economically Disadvantaged, Federal Programs, Program Development, School Business Relationship, Technical Education, Unemployment, Vocational Education
Division of Program Utilization, Office of Policy, Evaluation, and Research, Manpower Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C. 20210
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Manpower Policy, Evaluation, and Research (DOL), Washington, DC. Div. of Program Utilization.
Authoring Institution: National Alliance of Businessmen, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: National Alliance of Businessmen; Oak Ridge Conference on Technical Training; TAT; Training and Technology Project
Note: Proceedings of a Workshop (Oak Ridge, Tenn., June 4-5, 1969).