ERIC Number: EJ547911
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Legal and Technological Issues of the School-to-Work Opportunities Act of 1994.
Bryant, Donald W.; Kirk, Mary P.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n97 p89-96 Spr 1997
Argues that 1994's School-to-Work Opportunities Act (STWOA) presents challenges for colleges regarding liability. Reviews legal issues related to standards for employing minors; verifying worker age; working with federal, state, and local laws; obtaining waivers of federal regulations; and protecting participants. Addresses additional challenges related to technological developments and requirements. (AJL)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Education Work Relationship, Educational Technology, Federal Legislation, Legal Responsibility, Two Year Colleges, Youth Employment
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Subscription Department, 111 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5774. Tel: 800-825-7550; Tel: 201-748-6645; Fax: 201-748-6021; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/browse/?type=JOURNAL
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fair Labor Standards Act; School to Work Opportunities Act 1994