ERIC Number: ED204427
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Dec-7
Reference Count: 0
Expectations of Vocational Teacher Education and the Disadvantaged.
Garner, C. William
This paper outlines strategies being pursued at Rutgers University for making future vocational education teachers more responsive to disadvantaged students. Methods of affecting changes in teachers' attitudes and teaching techniques are discussed. The mastery approach is described as a teaching method especially effective with disadvantaged students and applications of mastery learning to vocational education are reviewed. The need for vocational teachers to become involved in educational service activities is also stressed. (APM)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Rutgers the State University NJ
Note: Paper presented at the Convention of the American Vocational Association (New Orleans, LA, December 7, 1980).