ERIC Number: ED359835
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Workplace Literacy Development Guide for Employers.
Seattle-King County Private Industry Council, Seattle, WA.
Developed to assist employers in implementing a company-sponsored, on-site workplace literacy program for their employees, this guide is the result of experiences gained by the Seattle-King County, Washington, Private Industry Council, its partner agencies, and participating local employers. The guide contains sections on the following stages in program formation: needs assessment for getting started (including a workplace literacy needs assessment survey form); defining workplace literacy; necessary time and resource commitments; marketing workplace literacy within a company; assessment of worker needs (including forms); analysis of basic workplace literacy and language skill requirements and curriculum development; forming a class; developing effective instructional strategies; program evaluation; and addressing workforce diversity and cross-cultural issues. Curriculum samples are appended. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education) (LB)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Seattle-King County Private Industry Council, Seattle, WA.
Identifiers - Location: Washington; Washington (Seattle)