ERIC Number: ED017680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR. FINAL REPORT.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Coll. of Education.
SIXTY VOCATIONAL EDUCATION LEADERS FROM 18 STATES MET FOR A 2-WEEK SEMINAR IN JULY 1967 TO GAIN--(1) EXPERIENCE IN CONFERENCE LEADING AND OTHER LEADERSHIP TECHNIQUES, (2) AN INSIGHT INTO THE POSSIBILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF LEADERSHIP IN VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION, (3) AN UNDERSTANDING OF TRENDS AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS, AND (4) AN INSIGHT INTO THE MANPOWER NEEDS OF THE NATION. MAJOR TOPICS PRESENTED WERE (1) "AN OVERVIEW OF VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION" BY T.D. MCCORMICK, (2) "PLANNING A TOTAL PROGRAM OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION" BY S.D. MCMILLIN, (3) "STATE PLANS AND PROJECTED PROGRAM ACTIVITIES" BY H. DUIS, (4) "TYPES AND SOURCES OF DATA NEEDED IN PROGRAM PLANNING" BY J.R. GUEMPLE, (5) "RECRUITMENT, PREPARATION, AND UTILIZATION OF VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL MANPOWER" BY B.R. SHOEMAKER, (6) "CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOR VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION" BY U.M. BERNDT, (7) "VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING SERVICES" BY N.C. GYSBERS, (8) "PROGRAMS FOR PERSONS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS" BY B.H. KEMP, (9) "DEVELOPING LEADERSHIP THROUGH PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS" BY M.L. ELLIS, (10) "RESEARCH, EXPERIMENTATION, AND DEVELOPMENT" BY D.M. NIELSEN, (11) "WORKING WITH OTHER AGENCIES" BY R.F. JACOBSEN, (12) "FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT FOR VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION" A SYMPOSIUM, (13) "EVALUATION OF PROGRAMS OF VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL EDUCATION" BY J.R. STROBEL, AND (14) "PUBLIC RELATIONS, LEGISLATION, AND INFORMATION" BY J.A. BEAUMONT. MEMBERS PARTICIPATED IN CONFERENCE LEADING TRAINING SESSIONS, BRAINSTORMING SESSIONS, TASK FORCE GROUPS, AND INFORMAL AND VOLUNTARY "TEST MEETINGS" IN WHICH THEY EXCHANGED IDEAS ON CURRENT TRENDS AND NEEDS. A DAILY PROGRAM, CONFERENCE EVALUATION FORMS, AND A ROSTER OF PARTICIPANTS ARE INCLUDED IN THE DOCUMENT. (WB)
Descriptors: Administrators, Agency Cooperation, Career Guidance, Curriculum Development, Educational Facilities, Educational Research, Leadership Training, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Public Relations, Seminars, State Programs, Teacher Education, Teacher Recruitment, Technical Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Coll. of Education.