ERIC Number: ED307380
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Career Education for the Limited English Proficient. Trends and Issues Alerts.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.
This document begins with an overview of trends and issues in the area of career education for limited English proficient persons. The overview briefly addresses: the projected shortage of young workers in the work force that will force employers to hire limited English proficient (LEP) individuals, the accompanying demand for higher skill levels in those jobs, the role of career education in integrating LEP individuals into the work force, the need for career counseling for LEP youth and adults, the areas of learning that must be incorporated into career education, and ancillary student needs such as transportation and child care. A list follows of sources of information on career education for LEP persons. Print resources available from ERIC are listed by author, with title, place of publication and publisher or source, date, and ED number. Similar information is provided for non-ERIC print resources. In addition, a listing is provided of organizations that can be contacted for further information. Addresses and telephone numbers are included. (YLB)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.