ERIC Number: ED025667
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Sep
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National Seminar on Vocational Guidance. (Northern Michigan Univ., Marquette, August 21-26, 1966) Follow-Up Study.
American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.
This followup study was conducted 1 year after the 1966 National Seminar on Vocational Guidance. Questionnaires were sent to 85 participants from the 47 participating states; replies were received from one or more participants from 80 percent (38) of the states. Reports received described 215 outcomes either attributable specifically to the seminar or receiving impetus from the seminar. Positive outcomes reported ranged from in-service education projects (reported by almost every state) through revision of counselor certification standards (reported by two states). Examples of state-level activities are (1) Counselor education and professional development activities were conducted by 70 states, (2) Information services were conducted by 38 states, (3) Promotion and public relations activities were conducted by 44 states, (4) Research and development activities were conducted by 42 states, and (5) Improvement of state-level organization or services was initiated by 16 states. A related document is VT 007 635. (CH)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.