ERIC Number: ED389921
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Missouri Vocational Education Annual Performance Report. Fiscal Year 1995.
Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
During fiscal year (FY) 1995, $20,933,342 in federal, $45,074,084 in state, and $84,449,547 in local funds were expended to support vocational education throughout Missouri. Enrollment in Missouri vocational education included 120,874 secondary students, 57,885 postsecondary students, and 101,914 adults. During FY 1995, work continued on the following areas/aspects of vocational education: performance standards/core measures; secondary, postsecondary, and adult occupational programs, services, and activities; programs for single parents/displaced homemakers/single pregnant women; criminal offenders, and special populations; sex equity programs; state leadership/professional development; community-based organizations; consumer and homemaking education, tech prep, integrating applied academics into vocational education, and career guidance/counseling. The following programs/services were deemed especially noteworthy: 42 at-risk student centers within the area vocational school network; system of industry (customized) training providing specialized skill training/retraining to business/industry; network of 7 regional and 2 metropolitan centers providing comprehensive programs of services for single parents/displaced homemakers; and 29 formal assessment centers to serve disabled/disadvantaged students. (Appendixes constituting approximately 50% of this report include the following: 28 tables detailing enrollment in the various levels/types of vocational programs; Missouri performance standards/measures for vocational education; selected program intake forms; and information about selected programs/services.) (MN)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Academic Standards, Adult Vocational Education, Annual Reports, Articulation (Education), Career Counseling, Community Colleges, Consumer Education, Coordination, Correctional Education, Displaced Homemakers, Educational Legislation, Educational Objectives, Enrollment, Federal Legislation, Home Economics, Integrated Curriculum, Leadership, One Parent Family, Outcomes of Education, Pregnant Students, Professional Development, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Program Improvement, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Special Needs Students, Statewide Planning, Tech Prep, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Identifiers: Carl D Perkins Voc and Appl Techn Educ Act 1990; Missouri