ERIC Number: ED025677
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
Change in Agriculture Education. Proceedings of the Annual Southern Research Conference in Agricultural Education (17th, Oklahoma State Univ., July 30,31 and August 1, 1968).
Hull, William L., Ed.; Stevenson, William W., Ed.
Sixty-five participants from 13 states attended this annual conference. The major papers presented included: (1) "Change Process in Education, A Theoretical Construct," by R. Meisner, (2) "Application of the Change Construct in Agricultural Education," by D. Towne, (3) "Variables Influencing Adoption of Cooperative Agricultural Occupations Curricula," by D. Williams, (4) "Agricultural Education 1980: A Look into the Future," by O. Thompson, (5) "Research Activities: Regional and National Trends and Prospects," by H. Haswell, (6) "Functions of the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) Clearinghouse for Rural Education," by E. Edington, (7) "Uses of the Research Coordinating Unit (RCU) 'Discretionary' Award Fund," by B. Stevenson, (8) "Activities of the RCU for Effective Implementation of Change in Agricultural Education," by R. Baker, (9) "Teacher Educators--Supervisors: Cooperation for Change," by F. Tuttle, (10) "Changing Teacher Behavior--Climate for Change," by C. Webber, (11) "Vocational Agriculture of Guthrie High School," by T. Carey, and (12) a conference summary and evaluation, by R. Price. Two task forces reported on priorities for research in agricultural education. The comments and discussion of those in attendance are included in the report. (DM)
Descriptors: Adoption (Ideas), Agricultural Education, Agricultural Trends, Behavior Change, Change Agents, Clearinghouses, Conference Reports, Diffusion, Educational Change, Educational Innovation, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Instructional Innovation, Research Coordinating Units, Research Needs, Research Problems, Speeches, State Supervisors, Teacher Educators, Vocational Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Sears-Roebuck Foundation, Skokie, IL.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater. Dept. of Agricultural Education.; Oklahoma Vocational Research Coordinating Unit, Stillwater.