Using Intensive Vocationally-Focused ESL to Fast-Track Workforce Development Skills for Refugees

The Office of Refugee Resettlement hosted a Webinar, "Using Intensive Vocationally-Focused ESL to Fast-Track Workforce Development Skills for Refugees." The Webinar provided an overview of the Vocational English as a Second Language Immersion Program (VIP) program. The VIP program is a collaboration between the San Francisco Human Services Agency (HSA) and the City College of San Francisco (CCSF). The Webinar highlighted the VIP's eighteen week intensive English language immersion program that is focused on teaching the vocabulary and the cultural norms of the work place.

Record Type: 
Webinar / Webcast
Publication Date: 
July, 2014
Date: 
May 30, 2013
Source: 
OFA Peer TA
Webinar Date: 
May 30, 2013
State: 
California
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Education and Training
  • Special Populations
    • Refugee
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