ERIC Number: ED328837
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Support Services for Students. Technical Report 13.
Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
Pursuant to the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act of 1984, this document comprises the Illinois Council of Vocational Education's evaluative report on the adequacy and effectiveness of the state's vocational education delivery system. After an introductory overview of the growing need for vocational education, the report focuses on the following topics: (1) provision of student services, including student services plans, views from the public, and survey results; (2) guidance and counseling services, including federal requirements, plans, state initiatives, and career guidance centers; (3) special services at community colleges, including support services and special programs; and (4) occupational information, specifically, the effectiveness of the HORIZONS program which analyzes and synthesizes technical labor market data and educational statistics. The report concludes with lists of evaluative findings and recommendations. Resources are included, along with a membership list of the Illinois Council of Vocational Education. (TE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
Identifiers: HORIZONS Program IL; Illinois; Illinois Council of Vocational Education