ERIC Number: ED042874
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Vocational-Technical Education; A Prospectus for Change.
Schaefer, Carl J., Ed.; Kaufman, Jacob J., Ed.
To seek resolution of problems in providing education for youth and adults oriented toward the world of work, the Massachusetts Advisory Council on Education (MACE) undertook a study of vocational-technical education as a major project. This publication contains the major papers and prepared reactions to these papers, which were presented at a 42-member conference, and constitutes the basis for a report announced as ED 029 107. Major papers were: (1) "Vocational and Technical Education--Its Meaning" by C.J. Schaefer, (2) "The Development of Vocational Education in America: An Historical Overview" by V.P. Lannie, (3) "A Behavioral View of Vocational-Technical Education" by J.W. Altman, (4) "Sociological Perspectives and Vocational-Technical Education" by M.B. Sussman, (5)"Decisions for Vocational Education: An Economist's View" by M.J. Bowman, (6) "Manpower Analysis and Vocational Education: Problems and Perspectives" by I. Berg, (7) "Vocation, Education, and Guidance" by R.C. Hummel, (8) "Vocational Education: Is It More Than Education for a Vocation?" by B. Shimberg, (9) "The Social Context, Poverty, and Vocational Education" by R.A. Gibboney, (10) "But Readjust We Must--Teacher Education" by E.L. Minelli and T.M. Benton, and a concluding statement by J.J. Kaufman. (DM)
Descriptors: Administration, Advisory Committees, Conference Reports, Conferences, Curriculum, Economics, Educational Change, Educational Needs, Guidance, History, Labor Utilization, Program Development, Psychology, Sociology, Teacher Education, Technical Education, Vocational Education
Advisory Council on Education, 102 Tremont Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02111 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Massachusetts Advisory Council on Education, Boston.
Authoring Institution: Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers: Massachusetts; Massachusetts Advisory Council on Education
Note: Papers presented at Symposium (Boston, November 28-29, 1967)