[Federal Register: November 20, 1997 (Volume 62, Number 224)]
[Page 62024-62025]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]




Office of School-to-Work Opportunities; Advisory Council For 
School-To-Work Opportunities; Notice of Open Meeting

SUMMARY: The Advisory Council for School-to-Work Opportunities was 
established by the Departments of Education and Labor to advise the 
Departments on implementation of the School-to-Work Opportunities Act. 
The Council assesses the progress of School-to-Work Opportunities 
systems development and program implementation; makes recommendations 
regarding progress and implementation of the School-to-Work initiative; 
advises on the effectiveness of the new Federal role in providing 
venture capital to States and localities to develop School-to-Work 
systems and acts as an advocate for implementing the School-to-Work 
framework on behalf of its stakeholders.
    Time and Place: The Advisory Council for School-to-Work 
Opportunities will have an open meeting on Tuesday, December 2, 1997, 
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel, 1127 
Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036.
    Agenda: The agenda for the meeting will include opening remarks and 
an update on the status of School-to-Work

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implementation from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. For the rest of the day, 
the Council will meet with representatives from the State School-to-
Work Implementation Grantees in small groups to discuss and determine 
strategies for addressing State sustainability issues. The meeting will 
close with a summary of the day's meeting and a discussion of future 
    Public Participation: The meeting on Tuesday, December 2, 1997, 
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel, will be 
open to the public. Seats will be reserved for the media. Individuals 
with disabilities in need of special accommodations should contact the 
Designated Federal Official (DFO), listed below, at least seven (7) 
days prior to the meeting.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: JD Hoye, Designated Federal Official 
(DFO), Advisory Council for School-to-Work Opportunities, Office of 
School-to-Work Opportunities, 400 Virginia Avenue, S.W., Room 210, 
Washington, D.C. (202) 401-6222, (This is not a toll free number.)

    Signed at Washington, D.C. this 17th day of November 1997.
Jon Weintraub,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Vocational and Adult Education, 
Department of Education.
Raymond J. Uhalde,
Acting Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration, 
Department of Labor.
[FR Doc. 97-30492 Filed 11-19-97; 8:45 am]