ERIC Number: ED182473
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Dissemination and Use of Materials to Facilitate Locally Directed Evaluation of Community College Agricultural Occupations Programs. Phase III, July 1, 1976 through June 30, 1980.
Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
This evaluation guide is designed to assist local community college instructors, administrators, and other persons in the evaluation of their agricultural occupations program. The first of three sections provides an introduction and discusses (1) how standards benefit students, colleges, and the community; (2) how to prepare for a review of the local program; (3) how to conduct the review; and (4) how to develop a plan for upgrading the local program. Section 2 contains an example showing how to use the standards checklist for reviewing local programs. This section also provides lists of standards approved by Illinois community college instructors in agriculture. The final section includes the following field test reports: horticulture program--Joliet Junior College; agricultural supply program--Illinois Central College; agricultural mechanics program--Lake Land College; and agricultural production program--Lewis and Clark College. (LRA)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield. Div. of Adult Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.