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ERIC Number: ED016053
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964-Aug
Pages: 121
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HANDBOOK FOR DEVELOPING AND OPERATING AGRICULTURAL OCCUPATIONS PROGRAMS.
ANDERSON, HAROLD; LINSON, MARVIN G.
THE RESPONSIBILITY OF VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE IN TRAINING FOR AGRICULTURALLY RELATED OCCUPATIONS IN ADDITION TO FARMING AND RANCHING PROMPTED THE DEVELOPMENT OF THIS DETAILED GUIDE TO ASSIST ADMINISTRATORS, COUNSELORS, ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBERS, BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVES, AND TEACHERS IN DEVELOPING NEW AGRICULTURAL OCCUPATIONS PROGRAMS AND REVISING EXISTING PROGRAMS. SECTIONS INCLUDE (1) A DESCRIPTION OF THE AGRICULTURAL OCCUPATIONS PROGRAM, (2) ADVANTAGES, (3) ORGANIZATIONAL PROCEDURES, (4) THE COMMUNITY SURVEY, (5) THE ADVISORY COUNCIL, (6) PUBLIC RELATIONS, (7) POLICIES, (8) FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT, (9) STUDENT SELECTION, (10) TRAINING CENTER SELECTION, (11) TRAINING PLANS AND AGREEMENTS, (12) INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS, (13) PROGRAM COORDINATION, (14) RECORDS, AND (15) PROGRAM EVALUATION. EACH SECTION HAS GENERAL INFORMATION, BUT THE EMPHASIS IS ON SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS AND STEP-BY-STEP PROCEDURES FOR ACCOMPLISHING EACH PHASE OF THE PROGRAM. MANY EXAMPLES OF ACTIVITIES AND MATERIALS SUCH AS SPEECHES, MEETINGS, SCHEDULES, NEWS RELEASES, INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS, AND FORMS OF VARIOUS KINDS ARE INCLUDED. THE APPENDIX CONTAINS (1) STATE LABOR LAWS, (2) FEDERAL LABOR STANDARDS, (3) STUDENT-LEARNER CERTIFICATES, (4) STUDENT-LEARNER CERTIFICATE APPLICATION, (5) HAZARDOUS OCCUPATIONS ORDERS, (6) SOCIAL SECURITY, WITHHOLDING TAX, AND LABOR UNIONS REGULATIONS, (7) A PARTIAL LIST OF OFF-FARM AGRICULTURAL OCCUPATIONS, (8) GENERAL INFORMATION CONCERNING INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES, (9) A SAMPLE TRAINING COMPLETION CERTIFICATE, (10) A SAMPLE COOPERATING INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATE, AND (11) A GLOSSARY. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: Colorado State Board for Vocational Education, Denver.; Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins.
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