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ERIC Number: ED469860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Pages: 202
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Ohio Workplace Education Resource Guide.
Northwest ABLE Resource Center, Toledo, OH.
This manual is designed for adult basic education programs to use as a resource for workplace education (WE). It begins with a section of introductory materials, including a WE definition, scope of work, and survey results. The next section contains a program profile; director/coordinator profile; instructor profiles; Ohio ABLE workplace site self-assessment; sample materials; Ohio WE model; and training model. The assessment section provides a list of assessment publishing companies and an assessment grid. A WE glossary presents acronyms and definitions. A section of WE resources lists 5 general (commercial) resources; 6 general workplace resources; 9 annotated National Center on Adult Literacy resources; 10 ERIC Digests on Workplace and Vocational English as a Second Language; 23 web sites for WE; 4 conference web sites; 36 web sites for organizations and associations; and fund raising and grant writing resources. The marketing tips section contains a cover letter for a training proposal; a Job Issues course syllabus; information on customized training costs; a letter of agreement; and sample billing materials. The next section provides articles on English for speakers of other languages and learning disabilities/difficulties. The four final sections are comprised of material on the Equipped for the Future initiative; National Skill Standards; Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills; and Workforce Investment Act. (YLB)
For full text: http://www.owens.cc.oh.us/CDT/WorkplaceEducationGuide.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Career-Technical and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Northwest ABLE Resource Center, Toledo, OH.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Workforce Investment Act 1998