ERIC Number: ED469860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 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)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Educators, Educational Finance, Educational Resources, English (Second Language), Glossaries, Learning Disabilities, Learning Problems, Literacy Education, Marketing of Education, Models, Occupational Information, Self Evaluation (Groups), State Programs, Student Evaluation, Workplace Literacy, World Wide Web
For full text: http://www.owens.cc.oh.us/CDT/WorkplaceEducationGuide.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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