ERIC Number: ED204428
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Blueprint for Partnership:A Process Guide for Organizing Adopt-A-School Programs.
Hart, Elinor, Ed.
This is a guide for organizing Adopt-A-School programs, partnerships between schools and businesses or agencies in the community. The program currently underway in Washington, D.C., is described, and program goals including career awareness and improved attendance are outlined. Procedures and criteria for sponsoring organizations ("adopters") are also outlined. The need for active support for the program from both businesses and the school administration is emphasized. Information is provided on employment opportunities and other program activities available to participating students, and the benefits that accrue to these students are stressed. (GC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Youth Programs.
Authoring Institution: Prometheans, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Adopt a School; District of Columbia Public Schools
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