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SCANS and the new vocationalism

Series or Serial: ERIC Digest No. 165

Publisher: The Ohio State University

Published At: Columbus, OH

Date Published: 1995

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 OH 43210

Phone: 800-848-4815

Material Type: Information Analysis

Intended Audience: General

Physical Media: Print

Subjects: Adult Literacy; Basic Skills; Employment

Abstract:
The digest examines whether and how the SCANS (Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills) report has influenced educational reform in the United States and provided guidance to other countries. References are given.

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