Item Details

Georgia Works Jobs Training Program: A Peach or the Pits? (10/12/11)

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
One provision of President Obama's jobs bill that has some bipartisan support is modeled after a program in Georgia that allows employers to try out workers for eight weeks on a volunteer basis while the person receives unemployment benefits and training. Paul Solman explores Georgia Works' pros and cons, plus its scalability.
Release Date
2011
Run Time
8 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Notes
  • Originally released by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 2011.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 06, 2017.
Contents
Georgia Works Jobs Training Program: a Peach or the Pits? (10/12/11) (8:58)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, [2011]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Publisher no.
142708 Infobase
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Description
1 online resource (1 video file (8 min., 58 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
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