ERIC Number: ED335971
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Training for LEP Adults in Florida.
Development Associates, Inc., Arlington, VA.
This report provides an overview of vocational training programs and activities for Limited English Proficient (LEP) adults in Florida, with particular emphasis on Dade County and Bay County. State policy regarding LEP adults is discussed, as are the roles of state agencies in providing services to these individuals. Statistical information concerning the LEP population is also presented. This includes selected population data on the number and national origin of LEP inhabitants in Dade County, Bay County, and Florida as a whole. Also included are selected social and economic characteristics of Hispanic Floridians, as well as employment data for this population. Reviews of specific programs are also provided. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education) (JL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Development Associates, Inc., Arlington, VA.