ERIC Number: ED507700
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Literacy Update. Volume 18, Number 4
Steinberg, Jon, Ed.
Literacy Assistance Center
This newsletter, published five times a year, features articles on issues of concern to adult, family, and youth literacy practitioners, as well as recommended resources, announcements, and teaching strategies. This issue includes: (1) Career Pathways for High School Dropouts: A National Survey (Jon Steinberg); (2) Work (Elyse Barbell); (3) Peer Mentors Clear the Path (Claudia B. Ramirez); (4) Cypress Hills Builds Careers (Lauren Breland); (5) Calendar of Events; and (6) Bridging the Gap: Assisting Adults in the Transition to Higher Education (Ellen Hewett). [For Volume 18, Number 3 of "Literacy Update", see ED507701.]
Descriptors: Postsecondary Education, Mentors, Dropouts, Teaching Methods, Newsletters, Career Development, National Surveys, Adults, Transitional Programs, Job Skills, Job Training, Literacy, Urban Areas, Peer Teaching, High School Equivalency Programs, Low Income Groups, Agency Cooperation, Leadership Training, Adult Education, Outcomes of Education, Competence, Remedial Programs, College Preparation
Literacy Assistance Center. 32 Broadway 10th Floor, New York, NY 10004. Tel: 212-803-3300; Fax: 212-785-3685; Web site: http://www.lacnyc.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Adult Education; High School Equivalency Programs; Postsecondary Education
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany.
Authoring Institution: Literacy Assistance Center, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Workforce Investment Act 1998; Workforce Investment Act 1998 Title II