ERIC Number: ED334347
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
The Escambia County School District JTPA Vocational Program. Annual Report 1990.
Escambia County Board of Public Instruction, Pensacola, FL.
This report summarizes the major programs of the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) in Escambia County School District, Florida. The report identifies the district's concerns and priorities for the following: state-of-the-art, computer-assisted instruction for basic skills attainment; reconnecting dropouts through aggressive recruitment activities; prevention of dropouts through comprehensive career orientations; early intervention for vocational career options through summer programs; the attainment of youth competencies; vocational scholarship to job training programs for unemployed adults; and a commitment to job placement. This report contains a foreword, introduction, and acknowledgements. In addition, five other sections describe the following: (1) the Florida Private Industry Councils; (2) the service delivery area; (3) education programs--the Career Orientation Dropout Retrieval Program and the Skills Trades Insures Progress Youth Competency Project; (4) training programs--Practical Employability Skills, Pensacola High School Practical Arts General, Cooperative Distributive Education, Special Education On-the-Job Training and Summer Youth Employment and Training; and (5) employment programs--Senior Placement, Rural Resident Out-of-School, Rural Resident Adult, Wagner-Peyser, and Vocational Technical Placement Programs. (NLA)
Descriptors: Adults, Basic Skills, Career Counseling, Computer Assisted Instruction, Disadvantaged Youth, Distributive Education, Dropout Prevention, Dropout Programs, High School Equivalency Programs, High Schools, Job Placement, On the Job Training, Rural Education, Special Education, Summer Programs, Unemployment, Vocational Education, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Escambia County Board of Public Instruction, Pensacola, FL.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Job Training Partnership Act 1982