ERIC Number: ED380580
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Multiple Employment Training Programs. Information Crosswalk on 163 Employment Training Programs. Fact Sheet for Congressional Requesters.
General Accounting Office, Washington, DC. Health, Education, and Human Services Div.
This document, which is in the form of a multiple-page table, provides the following information about each of the 163 currently existing federal employment training programs: (1) fiscal year 1995 appropriation; (2) summary of the program's purpose as it related to employment training activities; (3) authorizing legislation and U.S. Code citation; (4) "Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance" program number; (5) budget account number; (6) target group; and (7) type of employment training assistance provides. Included in the list are programs offered by the following government departments and organizations: Appalachian Regional Commission; Corporation for National Service; Office of Personnel Management; Small Business Administration; and U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense, Education, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, Justice, Labor, Transportation, and Veterans' Affairs. Programs listed provide the following types of assistance for various target groups: direct services; capital improvements; planning and program development; training and technical assistance; research, demonstration, and pilot projects; direct financial aid; and performance incentives. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Correctional Education, Demonstration Programs, Disabilities, Disadvantaged, Dislocated Workers, Educational Legislation, Educational Objectives, Employment Programs, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Job Training, Literacy Education, Pilot Projects, Postsecondary Education, Profiles, Program Content, Public Agencies, Retraining, Special Needs Students, Tables (Data), Technical Assistance, Vocational Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, Workplace Literacy
U.S. General Accounting Office, P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg, MD 20884-6015 (first copy free; additional copies $2 each; 100 or more to be mailed to a single address: 25% discount; check or money order should be made out to the Superintendent of Documents).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: General Accounting Office, Washington, DC. Health, Education, and Human Services Div.