ERIC Number: ED034888
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Notes and Working Papers from the National Conference on Cooperative Vocational Education; Implications of the 1968 Amendments (Minneapolis, Minn., Feb. 26-28, 1969).
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis.
About 200 representatives of business, industry, labor, government, education, and community interests from across the nation participated in the conference which was planned to provide for further development of understandings, abilities, skills and appreciations of those persons responsible for comprehensive programs of vocational-technical education. The report includes a chart which outlines the provisions of Public Law 90-576 relating to cooperative vocational education, abstracts of major papers, recommendations regarding clarification of state plan requirements under Part G of Section 173 of the 1968 amendments, and recommendations for planning and operating cooperative programs. Major papers presented by the consultants include: (1) Congressional Expectations of Cooperative Vocational Education, (2) The Silent Field and the Dark Sun, (3) The Employer's Role in Cooperative Occupational Education, (4) The School's Role in Cooperative Occupational Education, (5) The Community Role in Cooperative Vocational Education, (6) A Comparative Study of Two Concurrent Work-Education Models in Agriculture, and (7) an abstract of "Interpretive Study of Cooperative Efforts of Private Industry and the Schools to Provide Job-Oriented Education Programs for the Disadvantaged." (JK)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis.
Identifiers: Vocational Education Amendments 1968