ERIC Number: ED352598
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Oregon Youth Today. Oregon Youth Coordinating Council Annual Report, 1989.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
This document presents the 1989 Annual Report of Oregon's Youth Coordinating Council. It notes that the Youth Coordinating Council has chosen to focus its efforts on services to two of the most difficult groups to serve: teenage parents and offenders. Section A of the document is a letter to Oregon's governor from the chair of the Youth Coordinating Council. Section B discusses combined case management; presents a historical perspective and mission statement; discusses the Council's five major priorities; reports on progress made towards meeting the long-range goals of the Council; and discusses the Governor's Student Retention Initiative. Section C describes the Hillsboro Alternative School and project findings associated with it. Section D discusses multiple agency participation essential for teenage parent program success and the special challenges of rural programs. Section E presents highlights of the Grant High School BRIDGE Program, a transitional program for 8th-graders making the transition to high school. Section F focuses on school retention and describes the Youth Advocacy/Credit Make-up Program. Section G presents highlights of youth offender programs which sought to prepare youth offenders for jobs. Section H lists Oregon Youth Coordinating Council members' as well as contractors' names and addresses. Profiles of individuals helped by the programs are included throughout the document. (ABL)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
Identifiers - Location: Oregon