ERIC Number: ED227234
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Together We Can. Annual Texas Vocational Guidance Summer Workshop Proceedings (6th, Austin, Texas, August 10-13, 1982).
Hollenback, E. F., Comp.
These proceedings contain 46 papers presented at a summer workshop on vocational guidance. The first two papers, presented at general sessions, deal with equal access/sex equity and problems in Vocational Education Data System reports. The remaining 44 presentations are divided into these nine categories (with representative topics): testing (the individual inventory, vocational evaluation/assessment of the handicapped, a review of "A Counselor's Guide to Vocational Guidance Instruments"), occupational information (teleconferencing in vocational education; CHOICES, a computerized career exploration program; employment trends; computer-based career information systems; SIGI, System of Interactive Guidance and Information; the job market; conducting an occupational survey), guidance and counseling (Texas National Guard, teaching occupational clusters, the GOSTA program to teach goal-setting, employability skills curriculum, Project BASICS, vocational counselor's role, interviewing techniques), recruitment and placement (career day, counselor's function, recruitment and placement of disadvantaged and handicapped persons), advisory committees and public relations (effective use of advisory committees), educational and guidance resources (Project Business, tracking/placement systems), and educational alternatives and options (apprenticeship, the adult learning center, counseling for careers in high technology). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Advisory Committees, Career Counseling, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Guidance, Computer Oriented Programs, Counselor Role, Disabilities, Educational Resources, Employment Potential, Equal Education, Followup Studies, Information Systems, Job Skills, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, Public Relations, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Student Placement, Student Recruitment, Vocational Education, Vocational Evaluation, Workshops
Dr. E. F. "Bill" Hollenback, College of Education, North Texas State University, Denton, TX 76203 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Texas State Univ., Denton. Coll. of Education.; Texas Vocational Guidance Association.
Identifiers: CHOICES (Program); Project BASICS; Project Business; System of Interactive Guidance and Information; Texas