ERIC Number: ED162086
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Feb-10
Reference Count: 0
Fourth Annual Vocational Teacher Education Conference. Conference Report.
Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Bureau of Vocational Education.
The conference reported here was held to provide an open forum for vocational teacher educators and bureau of vocational education personnel to discuss the major issues and problems common to all vocational education programs. Following a brief description of the conference (which includes the objectives, planning, outcomes, and evaluation), the remainder of this report is comprised of appendixes. The first three appendixes contain the conference program, the conference announcement, and a list of the participants. Three presentations are then appended. The first is a presentation on the present and future challenges in leadership for vocational education by Gene Bottoms, Executive Secretary, The American Vocational Association. The next one is a presentation by Roger Semerad from the National Advisory Council on Vocational Education which critiques vocational education leadership's dealing with the employment problems of the economically and academically disadvantaged. The last presentation, a panel discussion, deals with leadership, special student populations, and public relations in vocational education. The next appendix contains the conference wrap-up, while the last one summarizes the participants' responses to the conference as indicated on the evaluation survey form. (EM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Cooperative Planning, Educational Innovation, Educational Needs, Educational Planning, Educational Responsibility, Educationally Disadvantaged, Employment Problems, Federal Legislation, Leadership, Leadership Responsibility, Poverty, Relevance (Education), Teacher Educators, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Bureau of Vocational Education.
Identifiers: Comprehensive Education Training Act; Comprehensive Employment and Training Act; United States
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Vocational Teacher Education Conference (4th, Lexington, Kentucky, February 9-10, 1978); Not available in hard copy due to light print in the original ; Conference Report prepared in collaboration with the University Coordinating Committee, Lexington, Ky.