ERIC Number: ED029113
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Mar
Reference Count: 0
New Designs For The Challenge Of The 1970's.
American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.
A seminar was held in May of 1967 addressed to what trade and industrial education will contribute to America's future. This report is one product of the meeting containing sections on: (1) The Challenge of the 1970s, (2) The Mission, (3) People, Needs, and Programs, (4) Interrelationships, (5) Expanding Horizons, and (6) Conclusions. Some major conclusions were: (1) More attention must be devoted to occupational education at the post-secondary level, (2) Educators must be sensitive to all educational and training needs, (3) Funds and efforts must be coordinated and mutually supportive, (4) Trade and industrial education services must continue as part of the public educational system, (5) Continuous modernizing and expansion of programs, facilities, and services must be accomplished, (6) It is imperative that trade and industrial education work cooperatively with all vocational education services, and (7) Programs must provide for continuing orientation to world of work. A companion publication is announced as VT 008 026. (DM)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Needs, Educational Trends, Objectives, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement, Seminars, Trade and Industrial Education
American Vocational Association, 1510 H Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 ($0.50)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.