U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Employment and Training Administration
Washington, D. C. 20210

CLASSIFICATION

JPTA

CORRESPONDENCE SYMBOL

TP

ISSUE DATE

May 13, 1994

RESCISSIONS

None

EXPIRATION DATE

Continuing

DIRECTIVE : TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION NOTICE NO. 52-93
 
TO : ALL STATE JTPA LIAISONS
 
FROM : BARBARA ANN FARMER
Administrator
for Regional Management
 
SUBJECT : Developing Learning Rich Tasks: Worksite Supervisor Training Handbooks

  1. Purpose. To provide States with copies of the worksite supervisor training handbooks developed under a contract with Brandeis University and Johns Hopkins University.

  2. Reference. Training and Employment Guidance Letter (TEGL) No. 5-93 (April 11, 1994): "Summer Challenge II: A Program of Work and Learning for America's Youth."

  3. Background. As stated in TEGL No. 5-93, the Department of Labor contracted with Brandeis University and Johns Hopkins University to produce several technical assistance guides (TAGs) on various aspects of the summer program. The following worksite supervisor training handbooks, designed to promote the integration of work and learning, were developed containing techniques that incorporate SCANS foundations and competencies on the job:

    1. Developing Learning-Rich Clerical Tasks

    2. Developing Learning-Rich Tasks for Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resource Management

  4. Action. States are requested to share this information with their Service Delivery Areas as soon as possible.

  5. Inquiries. Questions should be directed to either Libby Queen, (202) 219-5677 x165, or the SDA contact person.

  6. Attachments.

    1. Developing Learning-Rich Clerical Tasks

    2. Developing Learning-Rich Tasks for Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resource Management

 

NOTE: Item(s) not available to DMS