Skill standards

Fitting, Beth
December 1997
Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;12/08/97, Vol. 11 Issue 25, p21
Reports that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) New York regional office sponsored a Skills Standards Seminar in Newark, New Jersey. Purpose of the program; Details on the program which is being jointly administered by the DOL and the U.S. Education Department; Goals of the workforce programs; Role of community-based organizations in work-force training. INSET: SCANS -- Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills.


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