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ERIC Number: ED513495
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Apr
Pages: 80
Abstractor: ERIC
Advisory Committee on Job Corps. Report and Recommendations to the Secretary of Labor
Job Corps
This paper presents the recommendations made by the Advisory Committee on Job Corps to the Secretary of Labor pertaining to the review, development and implementation of policies, legislation and regulations for the Job Corps program. This document represents the culmination of an intensive and comprehensive nine-month process undertaken by the Advisory Committee. The Advisory has worked together to evaluate the Job Corps program, including its purpose, goals, effectiveness, efficiency and performance measures. It worked with a single and critical purpose in mind: helping Job Corps address the challenges it faces regarding the provision of job training and education to the youth population that it serves, particularly as related to creating a pipeline of young workers for a demand-driven workforce. Appendices include: (1) Partnership Opportunities; (2) Issue Papers; (3) Committee Information; and (4) Program Information. A glossary is included.
Job Corps. US Department of Labor, Frances Perkins Building, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210. Tel: 800-733-5627; Tel: 877-889-5627; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Job Corps (DOL)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990; Comprehensive Employment and Training Act; Government Performance and Results Act 1993; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; Job Training Partnership Act 1982; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504); Workforce Investment Act 1998