ERIC Number: ED342907
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
PASSAGE. "Your Workplace and Job-Skills Information Newsletter." Fiscal Year 1990-1991. Ten Issues.
PASSAGE, Sep 1990-Jun 1991
This document consists of 10 issues of a workplace and job-skills information newsletter specifically designed for adult education program practitioners and their students. A report preceding the newsletters notes that the 1990-91 newsletters were issued to 2,200 program administrators, directors, counselors, volunteers, and their students. PASSAGE assists adult learners with making decisions about career options, described higher education and job training opportunities, and provided examples of building communication skills. PASSAGE offers information for adult educators on helping students to overcome academic and employment barriers. This document contains 10 issues of the newsletter, from September 1990 to June 1991, covering 20 subject areas: expectations in today's workplace; job search tools; highlighting careers; employment/educational services; developing workplace communication skills; teamwork in the classroom/workplace; higher education opportunities; technology in the workplace; information for instructors; self-help/inspirational articles; workplace terms and definitions; labor market surveys/projections; success stories; reader input; the student access page--an insert used as a hands-on employment/educational skills' tool for the classroom; career development tools; on-the-job skills; innovative classroom activities; and job search campaign exercises. (NLA)
Descriptors: Academic Failure, Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Career Counseling, Communication Skills, Employment Potential, Employment Problems, Job Placement, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Job Training, Labor Market, Literacy Education, Newsletters, Occupational Surveys, Self Help Programs, Workplace Literacy
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Sponsor: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg. Div. of Adult Basic and Literacy Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: Midland Center, Inc., PA.