Learning to Work in small businesses: learning and training for young adults with learning disabilities

Geoff Ruggeri-Stevens, Susan Goodwin

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Abstract

The paper alerts small business employers to new dictates of the Disability Discrimination Act (2005) as it applies to learning disabilities. Then the “Learning to Work” project featured in the paper offers small business employers a set of approaches and methods for the identification of a learning-disabled young adult candidate's training needs.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)745-755
Number of pages11
JournalEducation and training
Volume49
Issue number8-9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Keywords

  • Learning disabilities
  • Small enterprises
  • Workplace training
  • Young adults

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