ERIC Number: ED344080
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-May-1
Small Businesses. Workforce & Workplace Literacy Series.
BCEL Brief, n6 May 1992
This brief presents summary information and contacts/references for a sampling of programs and resources that have been developed to support small business workplace literacy projects. Twenty-two contacts are included: Finger Lakes Regional Education Center for Economic Development; Development Assistance Corporation; Wayne Community College; American Association of Community and Junior Colleges; Cumberland Hardwoods; Winamac Spring Company; Basic Education Skills Training Workplace Literacy Program; Southport Institute for Policy Analysis; National Association of Printers and Lithographers; Bethlehem Area Chamber of Commerce (Pennsylvania); Continuing Education Institute; Normandale Community College; Mississippi Office for Literacy; Illinois Secretary of State Literacy Office; GRASP Adult Learning Center; Quinsigamond Community College; Adult Learning Resource Center; United Electric Controls/Middlesex County Employment and Training (Massachusetts); Work, Achievement, Values, and Education; Virginia Literacy Foundation; Performance Plus Learning Consultants; and American Institutes for Research. Each entry may contain the following: contact name, organization, address, telephone number, and program description. An 11-item reference list provides the following: title, publisher, author, product information, ordering address and telephone number, and cost. Also included with this document is a newsletter article: "The Large Matter of Small Business." (NLA)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Literacy, Adult Programs, Basic Skills, Business Administration, Federal Legislation, Job Skills, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Small Businesses, Workplace Literacy
Business Council for Effective Literacy, 1221 Avenue of the Americas, 35th Floor, New York, NY 10020 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - General; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Business Council for Effective Literacy, New York, NY.