Alternatives for At-Risk and Out-of-School Youth
Series or Serial: ERIC digest; no. 248
Publisher: The Ohio State University
Published At: Columbus, OH
Date Published: 2003
Distributor: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Center on Education and Training for Employment, The Ohio State University
Source Address: 1900 Kenny Road
Source City/State/Zip: Columbus Ohio 43210
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 4 p
Subjects: Nontraditional Education; Late Adolescents
This Digest examines research on what makes alternative programs effective environments for at-risk youth and describes programs in which these factors play a key role. In-school career academies, an alternative high school, and a program for homeless out-of-school youth are profiled. References are given.
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