ERIC Number: ED025594
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Trends in Vocational Education for the Deaf. Training Manual. A Report of the Workshop for Improving Instruction of the Deaf. (Ball State Univ., Muncie, Ind. July 10-August 11, 1967).
This report contains an overview which traces the technological revolution of the last 50 years and the impact it has had on blue collar workers, especially deaf blue collar workers. The prevocational program is discussed and a vocational program that fits most facilities in schools for the deaf is presented. Desirable vocational teacher qualifications are reviewed, and sources where vocational teachers may be recruited are explored. Suggestions are made regarding areas that may provide increased employment opportunities for the deaf worker of the future. Finally, a list of government programs in the area of and related to vocational education is provided. Basically, these are opportunities which the local school system might explore for purposes of acquiring support. Related documents are VT 005 013 and VT 005 015. (CH)
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Sponsor: Media Services and Captioned Films Branch, DES.
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Identifiers: Workshop for Improving Instruction of the Deaf