ERIC Number: ED031550
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Jul-27
Reference Count: 0
Mountain States Regional Workshop on Research in Vocational and Technical Education. (June 13-24, 1966). Report on Research Training Program.
Utah Research Coordinating Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, Salt Lake City.; Utah State Univ., Logan.
The purpose of the workshop was to involve 30 vocational and technical teachers, supervisors, and administrators from eight states in activities to stimulate and enhance research activities. Presentations and handouts included: (1) "Vocational Education in the Decade Ahead--With Research Implications" by Ray E. Jongeward, (2) "Guidelines for the Division of Adult and Vocational Research," (3) "Economic Issues in the Planning of Vocational and Technical Education" by Robert Campbell, (4) "Resource Materials for Use in Vocational and Technical Education Research," by Kent Wood, (5) "Sampling Methods" by Donald V. Sisson, (6) "Social Dynamite in Our Large Cities" by James B. Conant, (7) "Writing the Research Report," (8) "Educational Research Information Center" by Sandra Noall, (9)"Implementing Research Findings" by Austin G. Loveless, and (10) Stimulating Staff to do Research in Vocational and Technical Education. Also included is the evaluation form completed by the participants. (EM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Educational Research, Information Dissemination, Institutes (Training Programs), Interdisciplinary Approach, Participant Satisfaction, Program Evaluation, Questionnaires, Research Design, Research Problems, Research Skills, Research Tools, Researchers, Speeches, State Supervisors, Statistical Analysis, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Utah Research Coordinating Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, Salt Lake City.; Utah State Univ., Logan.