ERIC Number: ED335495
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
YALA Journal, 1991.
YALA Journal, 1991
This annual publication of the Young Adult Learning Academy (YALA) presents the art and writing of students in YALA. (YALA provides educational services to young people who have dropped out of school, are between 16 and 24 years of age, and read below the eighth-grade level.) Editors of the journal are also students. Poems, letters, essays, and stories are divided into these thematic sections: "Growing Up"; "Profiles"; "Loving"; "Relationships"; "This Ol' World"; and "The Struggle to Survive." (YLB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Adult Basic Education, Creative Writing, Dropout Programs, Dropouts, Poetry, Postsecondary Education, Prose, School Publications, Secondary Education, Student Attitudes, Student Developed Materials, Student Participation, Student Projects, Student Publications, Young Adults, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Creative Works
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York City Dept. of Employment, NY.; New York City Mayor's Office of Educational Services, NY.; Aaron Diamond Foundation, Inc., New York, NY.; New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY.
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Young Adult Learning Academy.
Identifiers: Young Adult Learning Academy NY
Note: Support also received from the Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Memorial Fund and the Robin Hood Foundation.