ERIC Number: ED063472
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Education and the Physically Handicapped--Voices and Views.
This report is an attempt to define the role of the junior/community college in providing vocational training for the physically handicapped. In identifying this role the report offers: (1) an in-depth discussion of the national concern of vocational education for the handicapped, (2) findings from a review of the existing vocational education programs for the disabled, (3) an analysis of the handicapped population related to the junior college, (4) suggested solutions to problems, (5) labor market trends and needs, (6) program planning, (7) implementation and evaluation of supportive services such as counseling and guidance, and (8) future needs and program development. In outlining a course of action, the report categorizes the basic needs of handicapped students as medical, social, economic, and educational. (Author/JS)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Community Colleges, Disadvantaged, Educational Needs, Employment Patterns, Labor Needs, Physical Disabilities, Program Development, Research Needs, School Role, Student Needs, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Los Angeles City College Bookstore, 855 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, California, 90029 ($6.60)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hoskins and Associates, South Pasadena, CA.; Los Angeles City Coll., CA.