Vocational English-as-a-second-language programs
Series or Serial: Digest
Publisher: Center for Applied Linguistics
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1989
Distributor: ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics
Source Address: 1118 22nd Street NW
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20037
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Vocational English (Second Language)
VESL refers to the English needed to interact with English-speaking customers or employees, to fill out job applications, and to use manuals or catalogs. The goal of VESL is to teach the language required for successful participation in training programs and for job performance. The digest details program models and considerations for designing a successful program.
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