ERIC Number: ED362635
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Partnership for Academic and Career Education Operational Handbook. Revised.
Partnership for Academic and Career Education, Pendleton, SC.
This operational handbook begins with a history of the Partnership for Academic and Career Education (PACE). Section II focuses on tech prep programs--definition, purpose, and goals and advanced standing components. Section III describes the organization and function of PACE. These components are included: coordinating board, curriculum committee, counseling committee, ad hoc committees, and administrative staff. Section IV explains decision-making structures. Section V addresses funding. Attachments include listings of coordinating board members, curriculum committee members, counseling committee members, and Tech Prep Consortium Planning Team members and graphic representations of the tech prep curriculum model and the approach used to support tech prep program development, such as a diagram of the PACE tech prep initiative, diagram of program components, program model, and sample program flowchart. (YLB)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Articulation (Education), Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Curriculum Development, Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Opportunities, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Partnerships in Education, Program Development, Program Implementation, Technology Education, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Partnership for Academic and Career Education, Pendleton, SC.
Identifiers: Partnership for Academic and Career Education; Tech Prep