ERIC Number: ED381646
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Vocational Program Planning. Revised.
Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Adolescent Education.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Office of Vocational, Adult, and Employment Training Services.
This revised edition of a guide to vocational program planning in Virginia is intended to be used as a principal resource for vocational program design and application and to serve as a supplement to program information provided to localities by the individual service areas. The guide is organized in eight sections, one for each program area: agricultural education, business education, health occupations education, marketing education, programs for special needs students, technology education, trade and industrial education, and work and family studies. Each section contains the following information: (1) service area overview; (2) student organization information; (3) information on substitutions for high school science, mathematics, and practical arts credits; (4) a graphic representation of suggested program sequences by grade level; (5) a table showing programs and courses along with course codes, grade levels, class sizes, and duration in number of weeks; (6) individual program and course descriptions, including Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Code, suggested grade level, prerequisites, approved courses, and related postsecondary programs; and (7) completer requirements for vocational programs. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Allied Health Occupations Education, Business Education, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Credits, Educational Planning, Family Life Education, Graduation Requirements, Marketing, Planning, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, State Standards, Student Organizations, Technology Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Virginia Vocational Curriculum and Resource Center, 2200 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 ($14.98).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Adolescent Education.; Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Office of Vocational, Adult, and Employment Training Services.