ERIC Number: ED254504
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
WCOTP Report of Activities, 1983-1984.
World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession, Morges (Switzerland).
This report covers the two-year period following the 1982 Assembly of the World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession (WCOTP), and summarizes proceedings of the 1984 Assembly held in Lome, Togo (August 3-9). The report deals with: (1) action taken to implement resolutions of the 1982 Assembly of Delegates; (2) representations to, and relations with, major international organizations; (3) development of policy; (4) defence of teachers' individual and collective rights; (5) communications and publications; and (6) regional programs and development assistance. The 1984 Assembly resolution on the theme topic, The Role of Technical and Vocational Education in Human, Social and Economic Development, is presented. Policy statements are presented on: (1) trade union rights; (2) education, training and access to employment for young people; (3) apartheid; (4) education of the disabled; and (5) school libraries. Non-theme resolutions and draft non-theme resolutions are included. A descriptive list is provided of over 80 WCOTP objectives and activities projected for 1985-86. A list of organizational members concludes the document. (JD)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Economic Development, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education, International Cooperation, Policy Formation, Program Development, Relevance (Education), Social Action, Social Development, Teaching (Occupation), Technical Education, Vocational Education, World Problems
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession, Morges (Switzerland).
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