ERIC Number: ED024836
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Continuation of Research Coordinating Unit for Vocational Education in Oklahoma. Interim Report (Dec. 1, 1966-Aug. 31, 1968).
Stevenson, William W.; Frazier, William D.
Activities of the Oklahoma Vocational Research Coordinating Unit (RCU) are reported for the interim funding period from December 1, 1966 to August 31, 1968. The unit objectives were coordination of research, generation of new ideas, assisting researchers, and dissemination of results. The unit staff and priority problem areas to which they gave special attention are listed. Some major unit activities were: (1) group and individual conferences fo r coordination of research, (2) submission of 16 proposals for funding and work on 42 projects completed or in progress, (3) 8 in-house studies such as the follow-up study of vocational students and a master plan for determination of area vocational-technical school districts and site locations, (4) dissemination of research findings through information media, newsletters, state meetings, and publication and distribution of 17 reports, (5) training of researchers by working with unit research assistants and small grants principal investigators, (6) attendance at national and regional conferences, and (7) a listing of some planned future activities. (DM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma Vocational Research Coordinating Unit, Stillwater.