National Job Corps Study: The Impacts of Job Corps on Participants' Literacy Skills

Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research
Jul 07, 2000
Authors
Steven Glazerman, Peter Z. Schochet, and John Burghardt
Estimates the impacts of Job Corps on participants' prose, document, and quantitative literacy, which are typically weak for youth entering the program. Finds positive impacts in all three domains and across most key groups of students.