ERIC Number: ED342831
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Selected Vocational Preparation Resources for Serving Urban Youth and Adults with Special Needs.
Kallembach, Sheri C., Comp.; And Others
This document is a resource guide intended to assist those serving urban youth and adults in vocational education. The first section lists field-representative publications in the areas of urban education reform, dropout prevention, teen parents, transitions, and support services/programs for adults; general literature; and additional resources. Each of these listings includes the authors, publication date, title, author affiliation, abstract describing the publication, and information about where to obtain the publication. A section on newsletters lists 13 publications, with the contact person, address, telephone number, and abstract provided for each. The journals section lists four journals and provides the address, contact person, telephone number, and abstract of each. Another section lists the titles, directors, addresses, and abstracts of 14 agencies, associations, and organizations generally acting as information exchange sources. Also included are sections listing centers for educational information and services, clearinghouses, computer-based information networks, and databases. (JB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Annotated Bibliographies, Community Organizations, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Change, Educationally Disadvantaged, Minority Groups, Newsletters, Postsecondary Education, Publications, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, Urban Schools, Urban Youth, Vocational Education, Vocational Schools
National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Materials Distribution Service, Western Illinois University, 46 Horrabin Hall, Macomb, IL 61455.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Berkeley, CA.