ERIC Number: ED167804
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
ETA: Helping to Improve American Worklife.
Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
This booklet serves as an introduction to the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) and describes the ETA's development and the services it provides to employers and jobseekers. It details programs, field services, history, prime objectives, and the 1978 legislation concerning ETA and CETA. Special areas discussed in detail are the employment service, unemployment insurance, youth, job corps, apprenticeship, older workers, veterans, other special groups, jobs in the private sector, research, and the work incentive program (WIN). Statistics for 1977 and individual remarks demonstrate ETA's past successes. Also included are samples of special services ETA has provided for employers, an index, and a list of addresses for further information in specific areas. (CT)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Employers, Employment, Employment Programs, Employment Services, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Guides, Job Applicants, Job Placement, Job Training, Older Adults, Program Descriptions, Unemployment, Veterans, Youth Employment
Superintendent of Documents; U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 029-000-00352-1)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Comprehensive Employment and Training Act; Employment Training Administration; Work Incentive Program