ERIC Number: ED029970
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Research Visibility: Preparation of Professional Personnel for Vocational Education.
Brandon, George L., Ed.
Amer Vocat J, v44 n4 p33 Apr 1969
Sixteen reviews in this issue pertain to the preparation of professional personnel for vocational education. Topics under "Seminars and Workshops" include implementing the project method in distributive education, an off-farm agriculture workshop, innovative technical teacher education programs, a national vocational teacher education seminar, and vocational teacher education in small colleges. "Leadership Training" reviews training institutes conducted for technical and agricultural education. "Teacher Education" reports cover trade and industrial teacher education and certification, a proposed design for professional teacher education, the demand and selected sources for vocational teachers, and enlisted men as a potential source of vocational teachers. "Other Studies" concerns policies, practices and requirements of vocational state department personnel; trade and technical leaders in California; staffing; and the competencies of vocational plant facilities specialists. "Plain Talk," a continuing column by the author, makes a plea for coordinated efforts in research dissemination and a time reduction between federal authorization and actual appropriations. A bibliography lists 35 related publications. (EM)
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Sponsor: American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
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