ERIC Number: ED374935
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Real Talk, 1988-1993.
Fink, Mary, Ed.; And Others
Real Talk, v12-16 Oct 1988-Dec 1993
This bilingual newsletter (English and Spanish) provides information to migrant youth who have dropped out of school. Typical newsletter articles focus on the importance of education and include items describing the experiences of migrant youth who have obtained their G.E.D. or enrolled in vocational or college programs. Topics treated include paying for college, eligibility for tax credits, drug and alcohol education, career information, entry level job skills, parenting skills, career planning, readiness for marriage, basic first aid, importance of voting, job seeking skills, English-as-a-Second-Language classes, military careers, Job Corps programs, AIDS information, setting goals, good work habits, scholarships for migrants, increasing self-esteem, profiles of famous Hispanics, high school equivalency programs, etc. Newsletters include numbers of free telephone hotlines and names of contacts for additional program information and assistance. (LP)
Descriptors: Career Planning, Decision Making Skills, Dropout Programs, Dropouts, Education Work Relationship, High School Equivalency Programs, Higher Education, Job Skills, Mexican Americans, Migrant Education, Migrant Programs, Migrant Youth, Parent Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center, Geneseo, NY.