Workplace education: twenty state perspectives
Publisher: National Commission on Adult Literacy (NCAL)
Published At: New York, NY
Date Published: Sept 4, 2007
Distributor: National Commission on Adult Literacy (NCAL) / Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL)
Source Address: 1221 Avenue of the Americas - 46th Floor
Source City/State/Zip: New York NY 10020
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: Policy Maker
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 22 p.
Subjects: Adult Education; Adult Students; Adult Literacy; Educational Policy; Education Work Relationship; Workplace Literacy
Developed for the August 20, 2007 meeting of the National Commission on Adult Literacy, this policy brief examines current workplace education programs in 20 states, including California, describing program funding; "connections, partnerships, and/or strategic plans implemented by workplace education programs; how states measure outcomes or determine success;...[and] challenges or barriers faced by the states", among other issues. The author's perspective on policy options is also provided. Note: this information "should not...be taken to reflect conclusions of the National Commission", but is "presented as a public service". [See also The Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy website at www.caalusa.org to purchase a bound form of this document.]
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