ERIC Number: ED308407
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Workplace Literacy: A Blueprint for Action. A Guide for Employers and Organized Labor.
Minnesota Adult Literacy Campaign, St. Paul.
This blueprint is intended to give employers and organized labor an overview of the issues involved in workplace literacy. The guide is divided into six sections. Section 1 defines and introduces workplace literacy. Section 2 highlights some of the issues employers and organized labor are facing as a result of low literacy levels in the workplace. In section 3, the different types of literacy programs are explained: general, work-related, and job-specific. Steps to follow when implementing a workplace literacy program are addressed in section 4. Section 5 lists resources for general literacy information as well as literacy providers in Minnesota. Section 6, the bibliography, lists seven resources for additional information on workplace literacy. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Adult Literacy Campaign, St. Paul.
Note: Funded in part by the International Association for Personnel Women--Twin Cities Chapter, Minnesota AFL/CIO, Minnesota Teamsters Joint Council 32 Education Fund, and St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce.