ERIC Number: ED335974
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Training for LEP Adults in Illinois.
Development Associates, Inc., Arlington, VA.
This report provides an overview of vocational training programs and activities for Limited English Proficient (LEP) adults in Illinois, with particular emphasis on the Chicago area and on Elgin 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 Chicago, Elgin County, and Illinois as a whole. Also included are selected social and economic characteristics of Hispanic individuals, as well as employment data for this population. Specific programs are also reviewed. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education) (JL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Development Associates, Inc., Arlington, VA.