United States Department of Education Update

Linton, John
September 2009
Journal of Correctional Education;Sep2009, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p188
Academic Journal
The article reports developments at the U.S. Department of Education and the Correctional Education Association. It cites the Workforce Investment Act which allegedly provides coherence in federal programs connected with the shared purpose of assisting out of school Americans regarding employment services and adult education. It presents the report from the Council of Economic Advisers entitled "Preparing the Workers of Today for the Jobs of Tomorrow" which includes observations on effective instructional programming for post secondary occupational students with skill deficits and developmental academic issues.


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