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ERIC Number: ED018659
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun
Pages: 38
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A PROPOSAL FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION RESEARCH COORDINATING UNIT IN MICHIGAN. FINAL REPORT.
LANGDON, CHARLES L.
THE MICHIGAN VOCATIONAL EDUCATION RESEARCH COORDINATING UNIT WAS ESTABLISHED ON OCTOBER 27, 1965, AS A PART OF THE DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION OF THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. ITS PURPOSES WERE TO STIMULATE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES WHICH WOULD IMPROVE EXISTING PROGRAMS, TO COORDINATE OCCUPATIONAL RESEARCH, AND TO DISSEMINATE RESEARCH INFORMATION. ITS STAFF CONSISTS OF A COORDINATOR, TWO RESEARCH CONSULTANTS, A RESEARCH INTERN, AND TWO SECRETARIES. UNIT ACTIVITIES INCLUDED (1) IDENTIFYING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEEDS, (2) IDENTIFYING INNOVATIVE LEADER SCHOOLS TO CONDUCT PILOT AND DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS, (3) PROMOTING LOCAL PROGRAMS, (4) CONDUCTING RESEARCH TRAINING WORKSHOPS, (5) PREPARING AND DISSEMINATING RESEARCH BRIEFS, (6) GIVING PROPOSAL WRITING ASSISTANCE AND CONSULTATION, AND (7) GATHERING REPORTS FOR THE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES INFORMATION CENTER. THE APPENDIX GIVES OPERATIONAL POLICIES, FUNDING POLICIES, A LIST OF SUPPORTED PROJECTS, A FLOW CHART OF UNIT ACTIVITIES, AND A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF 22 RESEARCH BRIEFS. (EM)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan Vocational Education Research Coordinating Unit, Lansing.
Identifiers: MICHIGAN