Workplace Essential Skills: Resources Related to the SCANS Competencies and Foundation Skills
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|Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Dept. of Labor|
|This PDF report provides the results of a comparison of the workplace basic skills defined by the Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) with skill frameworks developed by a variety of national and international organizations. The comparison found a great degree of commonality in the skill definitions. Therefore, the research yielded a comprehensive common language for the discussion and examination of workplace basic skills. The report is intended to serve as a guide for human resources personnel, trainers, educators, and researchers who are interested in workplace basic skills training.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College, Research|
|Resource Types:||Public and Government Institutions, Publications|
|Math Ed Topics:||Adult Education, Tech Prep/Math for Employment, Social Issues/Public Policy|
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