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ERIC Number: ED274827
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Oct
Pages: 181
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Annotated Catalog of Bilingual Vocational Training Materials.
Miranda (L.) and Associates, Bethesda, MD.; Americas Corp., Berkeley, CA.
This catalog contains annotations for 170 bilingual vocational training materials. Most of the materials are written in English, but materials written in 13 source languages and directed toward speakers of 17 target languages are provided. Annotations are provided for the following different types of documents: administrative, assessment and testing, instructional, evaluation, intake/orientation, job counseling, outreach, staff development, and supportive service. Included among the 57 skills and occupational areas addressed in the various materials are the following: accounting, agricultural production, auto mechanics, banking/finance, barbering, building maintenance, central supply, cooking, computer programming, construction, cooling/refrigeration, cosmetology, crop production, dental assisting, drafting, electrical occupations, emergency medical services, food production, food service, graphic arts, health occupations, legal assisting, machine tool operation, manufacturing, mathematics, meat cutting, shipping and receiving, small engine repair, surveying and mapmaking, typing, vocational English as a second language, welding, and word processing. The guide also includes a brief description of the project for which the annotations were compiled; a matrix depicting the materials collected during the project; a list of members of the National Network for Curriculum Coordination in Vocational and Technical Education; lists of clearinghouses and publishers from which the materials may be obtained; and indexes organized according to skills training area, document language, type of document, and target audience. (MN)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Miranda (L.) and Associates, Bethesda, MD.; Americas Corp., Berkeley, CA.