ERIC Number: ED253743
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul-12
Reference Count: 0
Oversight--Job Training Partnership Act. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Employment and Productivity of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session on Oversight on Problems Encountered in the Implementation of the Job Training Partnership Act (Jackson, Mississippi).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This Congressional report contains prepared statements presented at a hearing held in Mississippi to assess local and statewide implementation of the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA). The focus of the hearing was on state-level administration and assessment of the program, strategies for linking education and training systems, and employers and job trainees participating in JTPA programs. Included among those persons providing testimony at the hearing were representatives of the following agencies and organizations: the South Panola Consolidated School District of Batesville, Mississippi; the Delta Foundation; Itawama Junior College; Port Gibson Electric Manufacturing Company; Hughes Aircraft Mississippi, Inc.; the Capital Area Training and Employment Consortium; the Mississippi Employment Security Commission; the Mississippi State Department of Public Welfare; and the Missippi State Department of Education. Correspondence to and from the Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor is also included. (MN)
Descriptors: Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs, Educational Benefits, Educational Cooperation, Educational Legislation, Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Employer Attitudes, Federal Legislation, Financial Needs, Financial Support, Hearings, Job Training, Linking Agents, Needs Assessment, Participant Satisfaction, Participation, Postsecondary Education, Program Administration, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Public Policy, Rural Areas, School Business Relationship, School Districts, Statewide Planning
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers: Congress 98th; Job Training Partnership Act 1982; Mississippi; Private Sector