ERIC Number: ED037504
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Youth Adjustment Programs in the Kansas City Schools.
Herdler, Joseph A.
This report evaluates nine projects geared toward economically disadvantaged youth with low employment potential, who are having or are likely to have difficulties with school work. The programs are: the Neighborhood Youth Corps, designed to provide paid work experience for young men and women, ages 16 to 21; the Rotary Sponsor Project, which provides companions for fatherless adolescent boys; the Storefront Schools, for children who cannot function in a classroom; Basic Education Student Training Program, to help girls develop skills and attitudes helpful to them vocationally; Manpower Training Program; the Missouri Cooperative Work Program for the Mentally and Physically Handicapped; the Central Placement Service, to help school district personnel find jobs for students; the Work-Study Program; and, the Rotary-Board of Education Double E Program (Education, Employment), for high school dropouts. (KG)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas City School District, MO.
Identifiers: Basic Education Student Training Program; Kansas City; Missouri; Missouri Cooperative Work Program; Neighborhood Youth Corps