ERIC Number: ED337595
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
State Action Plan for Iowa. "Marketing" Marketing Education.
Omega Group, Inc., Haverford, PA.
An Iowa project identified curriculum, program standards, and a framework for promoting marketing education programs. The mission for the state action plan for marketing education is to develop a strategy to revitalize Iowa's marketing education for the 21st century. Three goals support this mission: (1) create a community-wide awareness of the need for marketing education; (2) create a personal/professional development plan to improve and enhance program delivery; and (3) participate in a statewide recognition process of local programs. The marketing plan has the following sections: (1) 1990 goals; (2) state action team members; (3) state action plan for marketing educators in Iowa--mission statement and three goals; (4) 15 suggested strategies for goal 1; (5) 15 suggested strategies for goal 2; (6) two suggested strategies for goal 3; (7) 25 areas most in need of improvement; (8) top 10 areas in need of improvement; (9) 18 areas that are strengths in local marketing education programs; (10) top 10 areas of strength; (11) activity guide and timeline; (12) research on attitudes about business, marketing, and marketing education; and (13) plans for marketing marketing education. (NLA)
Descriptors: Certification, Community Cooperation, Distributive Education, Educational Trends, High Schools, Individual Development, Marketing, Mission Statements, Professional Development, Program Implementation, Program Improvement, School Community Relationship, State Action, State Programs, Statewide Planning
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Omega Group, Inc., Haverford, PA.
Note: Developed by the State Action Team at the Directions '90 Conference (Atlanta, GA, June 21-25, 1990).