ERIC Number: ED338452
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
School and Community Influences on Occupational and Educational Plans of Rural Youth. Special Circular 138.
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster.
This collection of papers reports the research done in the Department of Agricultural Education at the Ohio State University during the years 1986 to 1990. The studies, which provide information about rural schools and rural students; are as follows: (1) "Aspirations of Rural Secondary Students in Ohio" (J. David McCracken and Kerry S. Odell); (2) "Teaching in a Rural Community" (J. David McCracken and Charles Miller); (3) "The Ohio Rural School as Viewed by Community Leaders" (J. David McCracken); (4) "Vocational Agriculture in Rural Ohio Schools" (J. David McCracken); (5) "Gender Differences in the Aspirations of Rural Ohio Youth" (Kerry S. Odell); (6) "Implications for Colleges of Agriculture Based upon a Study of the Educational Plans of Rural Ohio Secondary Students" (J. David McCracken and Kerry S. Odell); (7) "Comparison between the 1985 and the 1988 Career Plans of the Same Rural Youth in Ohio" (J. David McCracken and Eric Fails); (8) "Participation in Vocational Education by Rural Public High School Students" (Jack Elliot and J. David McCracken); (9) "Characteristics of Rural High School Seniors in Ohio and Southwest Georgia" (J. David McCracken, et al.) (10) "High School Curriculum and Aspirations of Students in Ohio and Southwest Georgia" (J. David McCracken, et al.); (11) "High School and Student Characteristics in Rural and Urban Areas of Ohio" (J. David McCracken and Jeff David T. Barcinas); and (12) "Community and School Characteristics and Voter Behavior in Ohio Rural School District Property Tax Elections" (Matt Baker and J. David McCracken). (KS)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, College Preparation, Community Leaders, Educational Attainment, Elementary Secondary Education, Institutional Characteristics, Occupational Aspiration, Property Taxes, Rural Areas, Rural Schools, Rural Urban Differences, Sex Differences, Socioeconomic Status, Student Characteristics, Vocational Education
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH 44691 (free).
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster.
Note: For selected papers processed individually, see RC 018 362-365. Four papers were previously published under slightly different names in various journals; see EJ 383 464, EJ 392 621, EJ 399 559, and EJ 407 474.