ERIC Number: ED348177
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
[Clip Sheets from BOCES. Opportunities. Health. Careers. = Oportunidades. Salud. Una Camera En...]
State Univ. of New York, Geneseo. Coll. at Geneseo. Migrant Center.
This collection of 83 clip sheets, or classroom handouts, was created to help U.S. migrants learn more about health, careers, and general "opportunities" including education programs. They are written in both English and Spanish and are presented in an easily understandable format. Health clip-sheet topics include the following: Abuse; AIDS; Arthritis, Back Care; Medications; Birth Control; Breastfeeding; Breast Self-Exam; Cancer; Crack; Dental Health; Diabetes; Doctor's Visit; Smoking; Fetal Alcohol Syndrome; Food Poisoning; High Blood Pressure; Lice; Nutrition; Pesticides; Physical Exams; Sexually Transmitted Diseases; and Urinary Infections. Topics on "opportunities" include the following: Adult Basic Education; Alcoholics Anonymous; Armed Forces; College Assistance Migrant Program; English as a Second Language; Family Planning; Food Stamps; High School Equivalency Programs; Adult Study Programs; Job Corps; Libraries; Literacy; Social Services; Taking Phone Messages; Vocational Programs; Well Child Clinic; and Women, Infants, and Children. The careers topics include the following: Accountant; Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration; Auto Mechanic; Bank Teller; Bilingual Careers; Carpenter; Cashier; Computer Work; Construction; Cosmetologist; Day Care Work; Dental Work; Electrician; Engineering; Firefighting; Food Service; Home Health Care; Human Services; Legal Assistant; Medicine; Plumber or Pipefitter; Police Work; Restaurants; Retail Sales; Teaching; Trucking; U.S. Postal Service; and Word Processing/Typing. Each sheet includes the address of the Geneseo (New York) Migrant Center, along with a toll-free number to call for more information on migrant programs. (TES)
Descriptors: Career Education, Educational Opportunities, Employment Opportunities, Health Education, Health Promotion, Instructional Materials, Migrant Adult Education, Migrant Education, Migrant Programs, Social Services, Spanish Speaking
BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center, Holcomb Building, 210, Geneseo, NY 14454.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Geneseo. Coll. at Geneseo. Migrant Center.