ERIC Number: ED220642
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Directory of Vocational Education Professional Organizations. Inservice Instructional Unit.
Cartwright, Laura W.
This directory is one of a series of publications developed by the Comprehensive Vocational Teacher Education Program for the Mississippi ARC (Appalachian Regional Commission) Region to provide vocational educators with information for personal and professional development. The directory provides Mississippi vocational educators with a listing of professional organizations dedicated to furthering the causes of vocational education. The directory is organized in four sections. Following an introduction in the first section, the American Vocational Association and the Mississippi Association of Vocational Educators are given special emphasis in section 2. Other organizations are listed in the third section by the following service areas: administration, agriculture, business education, distributive education, guidance, health occupations, home economics, industrial arts, technical education, trade and industrial education, cooperative work experience, special needs, and general. The final section lists four professional education organizations for all teachers: National Association of Professional Educators, Mississippi Professional Educators, National Education Association, and Mississippi Association of Educators. Information given about organizations listed in the directory includes name, address, purpose, publications, dues, contact person, and services provided. (KC)
Descriptors: Inservice Teacher Education, National Organizations, Organizational Objectives, Organizations (Groups), Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Professional Development, Professional Services, Profiles, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Appalachian Regional Commission, Washington, DC.; Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Univ., Mississippi State.
Note: For related documents see CE 033 539-551 and CE 033 821.