ERIC Number: ED440291
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Summer Youth Report, 1999.
Minnesota State Dept. of Economic Security, St. Paul.
This document presents 1999 outcome information for Minnesota's Summer Youth Employment and Training Programs (SYETPs). The document begins with a summary of statewide outcome information for the SYETPs, which served a total of 4,644 youths under Job Training Partnership Act Title IIB and 2,993 youths through the Minnesota Youth Program at an average cost per participant of $1,088. Presented next are two tables detailing 1999 service levels to disadvantaged youth in Minneapolis and St. Paul, which provided services to a total of 630 and 440 disadvantaged youths, respectively. The next 18 sections of the document summarize 1999 SYETP outcomes for Minnesota's 18 service delivery areas (SDAs). Each summary includes some or all of the following: program outcomes in the SDA; summaries of activities in the categories of work experience/work-based learning, academic enrichment, connecting school to work, linking with youth-serving agencies, private sector initiatives, and crime prevention strategies; and findings from participating youths' evaluation of the program. Concluding the document are summaries of the 1999 activities of the Residential Conservation Work Program for Hearing-Impaired Youth and the Youth Employment Solutions Office, which is responsible for promoting Minnesota's many workforce center programs to employers and young people. (MN)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Adolescents, Agency Cooperation, Attitude Change, Career Education, Conservation (Environment), County Programs, Crime Prevention, Delinquency, Disabilities, Disadvantaged Youth, Education Work Relationship, Educational Attitudes, Educational Objectives, Employment Programs, Enrollment Rate, Job Placement, Job Skills, Job Training, Linking Agents, Outcomes of Education, Partnerships in Education, Private Sector, Problem Solving, Program Effectiveness, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Special Needs Students, State Programs, Statewide Planning, Summer Programs, Urban Areas, Urban Education, Work Experience Programs, Youth Employment, Youth Programs
Office of Youth Development, Minnesota Department of Economic Security, 390 North Robert Street, St. Paul, MN 55101. Tel: 651-296-6064; Tel: 800-456-8519 (Toll Free); Tel: 651-296-2796 (TDD/TTY); e-mail: email@example.com; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Dept. of Economic Security, St. Paul.
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota