ERIC Number: ED253744
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Feb-8
Reference Count: N/A
Job Corps Amendments of 1984. Hearing before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session on S. 2111, to Amend Part B of Title IV of the Job Training Partnership Act, to Strengthen the Job Corps Program.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This Congressional report contains testimony pertaining to amending the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) to strengthen the Job Corps Program. The primary focus of the hearing was on the current adequacy and future potential of the Job Corps' vocational and basic education programs, facilities and equipment, residential living and enrichment programs, as well as the adequacy of the Department of Labor's budget and personnel resources to achieve Job Corps' goals. Included among those persons providing testimony at the hearing were representatives of the following agencies and organizations: Teledyne Economic Development Company; Management and Training Corporation; the National Football League Players Association; Minact, Inc.; and the Singer Company. A Job Corps vocational review and a memorandum from Peter E. Rell, the director of the Office of Job Corps, concerning establishment of performance standards for Job Corps Centers are also provided in the text of the hearing. Statements were also presented by Patrick J. O'Keefe, of the U.S. Department of Labor, and by Jennings Randolph, a U.S. Senator from West Virginia. (MN)
Descriptors: Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs, Disadvantaged Youth, Dropout Programs, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Cooperation, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities, Educational Legislation, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Evaluation Criteria, Federal Legislation, Financial Needs, Financial Support, Job Training, Policy Formation, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Public Policy, Rehabilitation Programs, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Vocational Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Job Training Partnership Act 1982