ERIC Number: ED035716
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Manpower Information for Vocational Education Planning. Final Report. Leadership Series No. 21.
Young, Robert C., Ed.
Twenty-three participants attended a conference with a major objective of providing insight into techniques of forecasting, new kinds of data being generated by the Department of Labor and others, and the difficulties and possible resolution of problems in utilizing data in the vocational education planning process. Major presentations were: (1) "Occupational Job Requirements, A Short-Cut Approach to Long-Range Forecasting: Report on Test Results in Several Cities," by N. Medvin, (2) "Forecasting Occupational Employment for State Vocational Education Planning," by H. Goldstein, (3) "Forecasting Occupational Employment for State Vocational Education Planning," by I.F.O. Wingeard, (4) "Occupational Education and Training Requirements: Relationships Essential for Planning State Vocational Education," by J.R. Shea, (5) "Estimates of Vocational Education Requirements Based upon General Learning Corporation Model," by J. Nussbaum and W. Morsch, (6) "Aspects of Geographic and Occupational Mobility in Planning for State Vocational Education Programs," by E.W. Stromsdorfer, and (7) "Alternatives in Vocational Education," by G.L. Mangum. Discussion leaders were J.G. Scoville, N. DeWitt, H.S. Parnes, B. Shoemaker, and R. Worthington. (DM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Data Analysis, Educational Mobility, Educational Needs, Employment Opportunities, Employment Projections, Labor Economics, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Occupational Mobility, Program Development, Program Improvement, Vocational Education
The Center for Vocational and Technical Education, The Ohio State University, 1900 Kenny Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($3.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
Note: Report of a conference held at The Ohio State University's Center for Vocational and Technical Education, June 12 and 13, 1969