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ERIC Number: ED357197
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 135
Abstractor: N/A
National Directory of Key State Literacy Contacts. 1993-94 Edition.
Business Council for Effective Literacy, New York, NY.
This directory provides, on a state-by-state basis, a listing of the key people and organizations to contact for information about services, planning, and needs in general and job-related adult literacy. The contacts can also provide how-to guidance to businesses and literacy groups wishing to develop workplace or work force basic skills programs. Listings for each state, arranged alphabetically, include the following: chief statewide contacts, state Job Opportunities and Basic Skills programs, family literacy, library literacy programs, state Laubach contact, state correctional education contacts, state Literacy Volunteers of America contact, work force/workplace literacy, voluntary programs, community colleges, community-based programs, state literacy hotline, and city/regional contacts or hotlines, if any. The national organizations (listed following the states' listings) can also provide helpful information and advice on state-level activities and on national initiatives that have a state impact. These include the following: general organizations; the U.S. Departments of Education, Labor, and Health and Human Services; community colleges; community-based programs; voluntary programs; state literacy initiatives; union literacy programs; refugee and immigrant programs and English as a Second Language; federal corrections; family literacy programs; libraries; national literacy hotline; and PLUS (Project Literacy U.S.) hotline. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Business Council for Effective Literacy, New York, NY.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: "This is the last annual edition of this Directory under BCEL's auspices."