ERIC Number: ED022571
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-May-17
Reference Count: 0
The Status of Vocational Education at the Secondary Level in Appalachia, Second Draft.
Appalachian Regional Commission, Washington, DC.
A general description of vocational education programs within the secondary schools of Appalachia, and an indication of where these programs can be strengthened to make the instructional offerings relevant to the jobs available to Appalachian secondary school students are discussed. Manpower supply is examined by enumerating enrollments in the vocational categories of agriculture, distribution, health, home economics, office education, technical education, and trades and industry. Manpower needs of the area are projected to 1975. Federal, State, and local financial support of Vocational Education are evaluated. Statistical data are included to support the narrative. Conclusions and recommendations are made. (SW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Appalachian Regional Commission, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Alabama; Appalachia; Georgia; Kentucky; Maryland; Mississippi; New York; North Carolina; Ohio; Pennsylvania; South Carolina; Tennessee; Virginia; West Virginia