ERIC Number: ED037569
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Massachusetts Vocational Education Research Coordinating Unit. Final Report. (July 6, 1966-October 31, 1969.)
Massachusetts State Board of Education, Woburn. Div. of Research and Development.
This final report of the Massachusetts Vocational Education Research Coordinating Unit (RCU), covers the activities during the period, April 1967 through October 1969. During the first year (April 1967-June 1968), the RCU concentrated on establishing an information system and announcing its existance. One third of the staff time was devoted to helping the Schaffer-Kaufman Study. Research projects the second year (August 1968-October 1969) focused on: (1) disadvantaged youth in urban vocational school settings, (2) developing of a system for a state-wide evaluation of vocational-technical education, (3) Massachusetts information feedback system for vocational education, (4) an evaluation of vocational-technical school facilities, (5) prototype of a program for girls in vocational-technical education, and (6) attitudes of junior high school staff members toward vocational education in the high school. Conclusions and recommendations are included. (GR)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Board of Education, Woburn. Div. of Research and Development.