ERIC Number: ED294006
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Feb-19
Reference Count: N/A
Full-Time Vocational Training Program. Dropout Retrieval.
Martin, Jarell W.; Bell, Lawanna S.
This document provides information on a Full-Time Vocational Training Program (FTVTP), which is intended to keep students in school or allow dropouts to reenter in a vocational setting. The philosophy and purpose of the FTVTP are presented. The program's purpose is to enable dropouts to return to school in a full-day vocational program, be vocationally trained, receive academic remediation, and be placed on a job in their chosen field. The following materials are provided for the dropout retrieval method of entry: program guidelines (including eligibility, recruitment, admission requirements, program operations); student flowchart; recruitment letter and application packet with application, policies and guidelines acknowledgement; and student data sheet. The following materials are provided for the transfer method of entry: list of responsibilities of the home school, list of responsibilities of FTVTP screening committee, list of responsibilities of the skill center, list of responsibilities of the outreach recruiter, FTVTP information, and transfer packet forms, including referral sheet, data sheet, dropout prevention committee case report, forms for summary of parent conferences, form for descriptions of interventions, parent/student sign-off form, and application blank. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Duval County Schools, Jacksonville, FL.