ERIC Number: ED327675
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-May
Reference Count: N/A
The School-to-Work Connection.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.; Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
This document reports the proceedings of a national conference of government, business, and educational executives on the school-to-work connection. The proceedings provide short summaries of the speeches and discussions held during the conference, which focused on the problems of poorly educated youth--tomorrow's workers--and how businesses and schools can work together to prepare students for the labor force. The following summaries are included: "America Faces a Work Force Crisis" (Elizabeth Dole); "The Role of Business...Is Critical" (Lauro F. Cavazos); "The Need to Link Business and Education" (Steve Gunderson, Dale Parnell, Carroll Campbell); "Facts and Issues" (Marc Tucker, Al Shanker, Ivan Charner); "Seeking Common Ground" (Sue E. Berryman, Frank Doyle, Gerald Hayward, Joshua Smith, James Kadamus); "Formulas for Success" (Kenneth Smith, Larry Brown, Tom Johnson, Gabriel Cortina); and "Ideas and Solutions" (workshop wrap-up). (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Note: Report of the proceedings of the National Conference on "The Quality Connection: Linking Education and Work" (Washington, DC, May 15-17, 1990).