ERIC Number: ED030762
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Jan-31
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Conference on Manpower Surveys for Vocational-Technical Educational Planning. Final Report.
Eighty-six persons representing vocational education, the Employment Service, the Labor Department, and community colleges attended the conference designed to develop an understanding of the cooperative planning and techniques needed to conduct manpower surveys and to analyze and implement their findings. The conference, coordinated by the Labor Education Center and the School of Education of the University of Connecticut and the Connecticut State Departments of Education and Labor, was held in Storrs, Connecticut July 8-12, 1968. Speeches by representatives of state departments of vocational education, the Office of Education, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Employment Service, the Bureau of the Census, state labor departments, private research organizations, and state universities presented in the report relate to: (1) the need for manpower information, (2) national, state, and local sources of information, (3) utilization and effectiveness of data, (4) coordination in obtaining data, and (5) information to meet special needs. A summary of workshop discussions is also presented. Thirteen recommendations adopted by the Conference are included. (JK)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Connecticut Univ., Storrs.