ERIC Number: ED033204
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
The Transition from School to Work: A Report Based on the Princeton Manpower Symposium May 9-10, 1968. Research Report Series No. 111.
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.; National Manpower Policy Task Force, Washington, DC.; Princeton Univ., NJ.
Approximately 60 experts from education, business, government, unions and associations participated in a symposium to summarize and review the dimensions of the youth unemployment problem and to discuss the roles and responsibilities of schools, private enterprise, trade unions, voluntary agencies, and various levels of government in developing bridges between school and work for noncollege-bound youth. The introductory paper by the symposium organizing committee presents a brief analysis of the problem of transition based primarily upon the submitted papers. Background papers relating to the dimensions of the problem in the United States, experience abroad, and mechanisms for the transition include presentations by: (1) Harold Goldstein, (2) Robert C. Miljus, Herbert S. Parnes, Ronald M. Schmidt, and Ruth S. Spitz, (3) Hugh Folk, (4) Sylvia McCollum, (5) Joseph S. Zeisel, (6) Franz A. Groemping, (7) Rupert N. Evans, (8) Elmer L. Winter, (9) Garth L. Mangum, and (10) Judah Drob. (JK)
Descriptors: Business Responsibility, Career Guidance, Conference Reports, Correctional Education, Disadvantaged Youth, Dropouts, Foreign Countries, Job Placement, Noncollege Bound Students, School Role, Unemployment, Vocational Education, Youth
Industrial Relations Section, Princeton University, P.O. Box 248, Princeton, New Jersey 08540 ($4.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.; National Manpower Policy Task Force, Washington, DC.; Princeton Univ., NJ.