Job Training Policy in the United States

Job Training Policy in the United States

by Christopher J. O'Leary, Stephen A. Wandner, Robert A. Straits
     
 

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Job Training Policy in the United States

Christopher J. O'Leary, Robert A. Straits, and Stephen A. Wandner, Editors

This volume provides a broad overview of federally funded job training programs. The contributors review what job training is and how training programs have been implemented under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). In particular, they… See more details below

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Job Training Policy in the United States

Christopher J. O'Leary, Robert A. Straits, and Stephen A. Wandner, Editors

This volume provides a broad overview of federally funded job training programs. The contributors review what job training is and how training programs have been implemented under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). In particular, they examine training service providers and methods of delivering training services, including the use of individual training accounts and eligible training provider lists.

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Choice Magazine
While intended for a targeted audience of employment policymakers, this exposition is relatively concise and nontechnical and will be a useful resource for others, including researchers and students interested in the past, present, and future of job training in the U.S.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880993067
Publisher:
W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
Publication date:
06/28/2004
Pages:
340

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