ERIC Number: ED339905
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Private-Sector Involvement. A Follow-up of 1987-1988 Suggestions and Recommendations. ICoVE's 1989-1990-1991 Report.
Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
This 3-year follow-up report describes actions taken by the Illinois Council on Vocational Education (ICoVE) during 1989, 1990, and 1991. It addresses the 45 suggestions and 11 recommendations of 4 technical reports (spanning 1987 and 1988) related to private sector involvement. Recommendations from 1987-88 and follow-up actions are reported on the following topics: advice to the private sector; private sector involvement; education for employment; and implementing education for employment. The following recommendations for the Illinois State Board of Education are made: (1) establish performance standards for participants; (2) implement a process for retraining, upgrading, and maintaining the work force; (3) provide services for special populations and place priority for program access; (4) identify program service needs; (5) work with other agencies to facilitate preparation for work; and (6) work with the private sector to identify commerce, industry, and labor needs for education and job-specific preparation, including performance standards. ICoVE membership list is included. (NLA)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Agency Cooperation, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Delivery Systems, Education Work Relationship, Job Training, Labor Force, Performance Factors, Postsecondary Education, Private Sector, Program Development, Regional Cooperation, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, State Standards, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
Identifiers: Carl D Perkins Vocational Education Act 1984; Illinois; Job Training Partnership Act 1982
Note: For related documents, see ED 338 821 and CE 059 866-870.