ERIC Number: ED023935
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Research Visibility. Post-Secondary and Adult Education.
Brandon, George L.; And Others
American Vocational Journal, v43 n11 p49-64 Nov 1968
Ten reviews in this issue are organized under three topics. "Apprenticeship and Other In-Plant Training" reviews registered apprenticeship programs in Wisconsin and a European study of the training of maintenance workers. "Out-of-School Youths and Adults" reviews a case study of a Minnesota technical school, a research study which sought to identify common behavior factors in 84 occupations, and a study of student attributes associated with successful Manpower Development Training Act programs. "Post-Secondary Institutions and Programs" reviews guidelines for hospitality and law enforcement programs, a study comparing the effects of a job-oriented and a field-oriented program in mechanical technology, and a study comparing graduates and dropouts in a California junior college occupational program. In addition, "Plain Talk," a continuing column by the author, discusses the purposes of the column and the role of evaluation. The bibliography lists 20 additional items on the above three topics. (EM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.