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ERIC Number: ED019430
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Mar
Pages: 44
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Reference Count: 0
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A PROPOSED LONG-RANGE PLAN FOR OCCUPATIONAL AND VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION FOR RHODE ISLAND, RHODE ISLAND VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROJECT. PRELIMINARY REPORT.
ELSBREE, WILLARD S.; AND OTHERS
ECONOMIC, EMPLOYMENT, POPULATION, AND SCHOOL INFORMATION WAS ANALYZED AS THE BASIS FOR A PROPOSED LONG-RANGE PLAN FOR OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION INTENDED TO PROVIDE FOR BOTH IMMEDIATE AND FUTURE STATEWIDE NEEDS, TO MAKE THE BEST USE OF EXISTING FACILITIES, AND TO LEND ITSELF TO RAPID IMPLEMENTATION. THE PLAN DEALS WITH SECONDARY, POST-SECONDARY, AND ADULT OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION. RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERN (1) ESTABLISHING EXPANDED AND ARTICULATED PROGRAMS AT BOTH SECONDARY AND POST-SECONDARY LEVELS, (2) REVISING THE TRADITIONAL CURRICULUM, (3) RECOGNIZING OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION AS AN OBJECTIVE OF SECONDARY SCHOOLS EQUAL IN IMPORTANCE TO COLLEGE PREPARATION, (4) ESTABLISHING AREA SCHOOLS, (5) DEVELOPING POST-SECONDARY OCCUPATIONAL PROGRAMS IN EXISTING JUNIOR COLLEGES, (6) UTILIZING DIVERSIFIED PROGRAMS TO SERVE OUT-OF-SCHOOL YOUTH AND ADULTS, AND (7) DEVELOPING A CENTER FOR ADULT EDUCATION, CURRICULUM MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING, AND EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP TRAINING AT CORLISS PARK. (EM)
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Authoring Institution: Columbia Univ., New York, NY. Inst. of Field Studies.
Identifiers: RHODE ISLAND