ERIC Number: EJ622018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Learning Skills, Building Futures.
Casto, James E.
Appalachia, v33 n3 p10-15 Sep-Dec 2000
Describes the YouthBuild program in Fayette County, West Virginia, a federally funded program administered locally by the Southern Appalachian Labor School. Participants are unemployed youths aged 16-24, mostly school dropouts, who alternate between 1 week of training in repairing and building houses and 1 week studying for a GED or preparing for postsecondary education. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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