ERIC Number: ED026968
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Jun-23
Reference Count: 0
Seminar for Preparation of Professional Personnel for Vocational-Technical Education, A National Seminar for College Deans (June 23-26, 1968). Interim Report.
Nebraska Univ., Lincoln.
Problems related to the preparation, supply and demand of vocational education personnel were discussed at a seminar by 75 persons representing state directors of vocational education, vocational teachers, staff members of USOE, and deans of colleges responsible for vocational personnel preparation from 41 states and the District of Columbia. Participants were invited to (1) consider changes in national employment patterns affecting vocational personnel requirements, (2) identify new concepts for vocational educator preparation at colleges and universities, and (3) develop innovative strategies for effective implementation of legislation regarding vocational education. The report includes recommendations submitted by 5 task force groups on administrative organization for effective development of professional personnel, strategies to meet common program goals, techniques for effective selection and recruitment of personnel, and the implications for program development, research and evaluation of the Education Professions Development Act and other federal programs. Also included are the 7 major presentations, the seminar agenda, an evaluation of participant reaction to the seminar, and lists of seminar staff, participants, and problems identified by discussion groups. (WM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Lincoln.