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ERIC Number: ED011033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Aug
Pages: 40
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Reference Count: 0
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POLICY AND ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS NEEDED WHEN INTRODUCING VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION IN AGRICULTURE FOR OFF-FARM OCCUPATIONS.
HAMLIN, HERBERT M.
THE SUCCESS OF PROGRAMS FOR PREPARING STUDENTS FOR ENTRY INTO OFF-FARM AGRICULTURE DEPENDS UPON FUNDAMENTAL POLICY AND ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS. THE MAJOR OBJECTIVE OF THIS DOCUMENT IS TO HELP GOVERNING BOARDS AND ADMINISTRATORS THINK THROUGH THE ELEMENTS OF ESTABLISHING SOUND PROGRAMS. IT EXPLAINS THAT (1) OFF-FARM OCCUPATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE ONLY PARTIALLY EXPLORED, (2) NEW PROGRAMS MUST BE PART OF A TOTAL PROGRAM, (3) THE CLIENTELE IS LARGE, (4) POLICIES SHOULD BE DEVELOPED FIRST, (5) EVERY PRECAUTION SHOULD BE TAKEN, (6) BOARD SUPPORT IS INDISPENSABLE, (7) SEVERAL ADMINISTRATIVE LEVELS ARE INVOLVED, AND (8) CONSULTING COMMITTEES ARE VALUABLE. INCLUDED ARE DISCUSSIONS ON POLICY DECISIONS, ADMINISTRATIVE DECISIONS, ADAPTING PROGRAMS TO HIGH SCHOOLS, USING CONSULTING COMMITTEES, AND PUBLICITY AND PROMOTION. A LIST OF REFERENCES IS INCLUDED. THIS DOCUMENT IS ALSO AVAILABLE FROM THE CENTER FOR RESEARCH AND LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT IN VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, 980 KINNEAR ROAD, COLUMBUS, OHIO 43212. 980 KINNEAR ROAD, COLUMBUS, OHIO 43212. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
Identifiers: COLUMBUS