ERIC Number: ED019520
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun
Reference Count: 0
PROCEEDINGS, NATIONAL SEMINAR ON VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE, (NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY, AUGUST 21-26, 1966).
GYSBERS, NORMAN C.
APPROXIMATELY 117 EDUCATORS AND REPRESENTATIVES FROM OTHER AREAS PARTICIPATED IN A SEMINAR TO IMPROVE GUIDANCE SERVICES THROUGH IMPROVEMENT OF STATE SUPERVISORY SERVICES. MAJOR SPEECHES WERE--(1) "THE INFLUENCE OF THE STATE SUPERVISOR ON THE FUTURE OF VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE" BY K.B. HOYT, (2) "RECENT CONFERENCES ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE" BY H. BOROW, (3) "EDUCATIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION FROM KINDERGARTEN TO GRADE 12--IMPLICATIONS FOR SUPERVISION AND COUNSELOR EDUCATION" BY R. HOPPOCK, (4) "MAKING VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE REAL TO THE NONCOLLEGE BOUND STUDENT" BY G. VENN, (5) "ERIC--EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION CENTERS" BY C. HARRIS AND G. WALZ, AND (6) "THREE NEEDS OF SCHOOL GUIDANCE--REVIEW, REFRESH, REORIENT" BY R. GETSON. TWO PANELS "STATE LEVEL GUIDANCE RESPONSIBILITIES, PROGRAMS, AND NEEDS AS VIEWED BY STATE DIRECTORS OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION" AND "RESOURCES FOR VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE," AND A DIALOGUE, "APGA-AVA RELATIONSHIPS" BY L. BURKETT AND W. DUGAN WERE PRESENTED. SUMMARIES OF 11 GROUP SESSION PROGRAMS CONCERN A CAREER PROGRAM, INSTITUTES, PLANT-INDUSTRY-BUSINESS WORKSHOPS, AND GUIDANCE PROGRAMS, ACTIVITIES, AND RESOURCES. REPORTS OF SEVEN WORK GROUPS CONCERN PROGRAM PROPOSALS, INFORMATION NEEDS, TESTING SERVICES, COUNSELOR PREPARATION, AND METHODS AND TECHNIQUES IN ESTABLISHING VOCATIONAL COURSES OR AREA VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS. (JK)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Business Responsibility, Career Development, Career Guidance, Counselor Qualifications, Curriculum, Elementary Education, Employment Services, Government Role, Guidance Programs, High Schools, Information Centers, Institutes (Training Programs), Occupational Information, Professional Associations, Research and Development Centers, School Business Relationship, School Guidance, Seminars, State Departments of Education, State Supervisors, Summer Programs, Unions, Vocational Directors, Vocational Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.