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ERIC Number: ED234168
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Pages: 210
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
An Assessment of the Advisory Council for Technical-Vocational Education in Texas. Final Report.
Skinkle, John D.
This report of an assessment of the Texas Advisory Council for Technical-Vocational Education represents an effort to determine what effect the activities, recommendations, and operations of the council have had on vocational education in the state. Part 1 briefly describes the present context of vocational education, the role of the state advisory council, purpose of the study, and project objectives and methodology. Part 2 addresses the establishment, membership, and implementation of the Texas State Advisory Council. Attention is directed to the legislative history, composition, and operation of the council. A review and summary of the minutes of the council meetings are also provided. Part 3 presents an indepth review of council recommendations. This critique of recommendations includes an operational analysis, an assessment of effect, a determination of characteristics, and the consideration of congruency with available information. Part 4 provides a summary of findings as well as appropriate conclusions and recommendations for the council. Appendixes include council duties (Texas Education Code), council functions and responsibilities, a list of council publications, a record of minutes, council recommendations for 1970-1977, and a topical list of council recommendations. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas A and M Univ., College Station. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers: State Advisory Councils; Texas