ERIC Number: ED056282
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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'O.I.C.' Experimental and Demonstration Project. Final Report.
Shaw, Leander J., Jr.; Gibson, Joseph W.
The goals of the OIC organization in Jacksonville include providing hope for impoverished and hard-core unemployed in the form of job preparation by providing adult education, pre-vocational training, skills training, counseling, job development, placement and followup. Another primary goal of OIC is providing and emphasizing minority group leadership, minority group pride, intensely personal approach to each trainee, self-help efforts, and the participation and cooperation of industry, labor and the people in the poverty areas being served. (Author)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Adult Vocational Education, Disadvantaged, Economically Disadvantaged, Industry, Job Skills, Leadership Training, Minority Groups, Self Help Programs, Unemployment
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va. 22151 (PB-199 992, MF $.95, HC $3.00)
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Authoring Institution: Jacksonville Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc., FL.