ERIC Number: ED016144
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967-Apr
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Structuring a Program of Research and Development for Kentucky Designed to Bring Together All Available Research Resources to Support a Continuing Program of Vocational Education. Final Report.
Lamar, Carl F.
Organized to provide leadership, motivation, and coordination to foster a favorable climate for occupational research and development in vocational education, a research coordinating unit was established on June 1, 1965. The unit director operates under the Assistant Superintendent for Vocational Education and the Dean of the College of Education of the University of Kentucky. Activities have included: (1) employing a research staff; (2) organizing a State Advisory Committee, a State Steering Committee and Six Research Coordinating Committees composed of vocational education personnel and representatives from the State Employment Service; (3) conducting meetings to provide information about the unit and opportunities to participate in activities; (4) conducting meetings involving national, regional and state personnel to establish guidelines for developing program projections; (5) developing a Research-Resource Library; (6) conducting research-training institutes (7) holding interdisciplinary and interagency meetings to develop plans for cooperative endeavors; (8) cooperating with agencies outside the state on research and related activities; (9) conducting and directing studies supported by vocational education funds; and, (10) publishing a Quarterly Newsletter, and brochures describing activities of the unit. (JK)
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Authoring Institution: Kentucky Univ., Lexington.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky