ERIC Number: ED025668
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). Final Report.
American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.
The achievement of more adequate vocational guidance services in the nation's schools through the improvement of state supervisory service, was the major objective of the seminar. In additon to 72 state guidance supervisory staff members from 47 states, seminar participants and leadership personnel included 14 counselor educators, 12 state-level vocational education directors or supervisors, 6 representatives of Federal Government, and 5 representatives of business, industry, and labor. A brief listing of the specific objectives of the seminar includes developing group procedures related to vocational planning, analyzing types of vocational, education, and economic information available, relating testing services to vocational guidance, and determining needs related to the preparation of counselors for the educational and vocational aspects of the guidance program. During the summer of 1967, a followup study of the seminar identified 215 outcomes either attributable specifically to the seminar or receiving impetus from the seminar. This followup study is available as VT 007 634. (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.