ERIC Number: ED038535
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Report of the National Seminar; Vocational Education in Correctional Institutions (New Brunswick, New Jersey, June 16-June 28, 1968).
Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ.
A broader vision of the importance of vocational education in correctional institutions was the theme of this 2-week seminar. The substantive focus of the 26 presentations concerned: (1) the opportunity and role of vocational education in correctional institutions, (2) the implications of an expanded program of vocational education, (3) available techniques, such as team teaching, remedial reading instruction, cooperative education, and programed instruction, (4) the influences of culture, the community, and self-concept on inmate behavior, and (5) implementation and improvement of the objectives of correctional institutions. A final report on the seminar is available as VT 010 873. (CH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ.