ERIC Number: ED190808
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Equity Projects in Washington State. A Summary Report (1978-1980).
Knold, John, Comp.
This report contains summary descriptions of twenty-nine projects which have been implemented during 1978-80 in the state of Washington. By their design, they address the need for vocational equity. The projects received funding from one of several sources including the Washington State Commission for Vocational Education's Research Coordinating Unit, the Council on Post Secondary Education, the State Board for Community College Education, and the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act. Each project is identified by title, agency, and contact person(s) and address. A description of the project, objectives, activities, findings, and/or products follows. Focuses of the projects include non-traditional vocational education, occupations, and student recruitment; sex equity; career counseling and planning; displaced homemakers; women, women in transition, and women in science and technology; educationally/economically disadvantaged; handicapped; job search techniques; and job placement. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Career Choice, Career Counseling, Career Planning, Disabilities, Displaced Homemakers, Economically Disadvantaged, Educationally Disadvantaged, Employment Opportunities, Employment Services, Females, Job Placement, Job Search Methods, Males, Nontraditional Occupations, Nontraditional Students, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, State Programs, Student Recruitment, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State Commission for Vocational Education, Olympia.