ERIC Number: ED033216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966-May
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Emphasis: Technical Education. Conference Report (St. Louis, Mo., May 12-14, 1966).
American Association of Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; Midwest Technical Education Center, Clayton, MO.
The purpose of this conference was to bring expertise in the field of technical education to bear upon the identification and resolution of problems inhibiting the expansion of programs at the junior college level. Sixty-four participants were involved. The conference focused upon the relationships of technical education to: society, college administration, curriculum and instruction, and student personnel services. The first four papers presented are: "Technical Education and Society" by Edmund J. Gleazer, "Technical Education and Administration" by F. Parker Wilber, "Curriculum and Instruction in Technical Fields" by Norman C. Harris, and "Student Personnel Services for Technical Education" by Clyde E. Blocker. "Reactions, Recommendations, and Research Proposals" for each of these four papers were presented respectively by Robert E. Kisinger, Vernon L. Hendrix, Michael Brick, and Ken August Brunner. Other papers include: "Technical Education and the U.S. Office of Education: Conference Implications" by David Bushnell. "The Midwest Technical Education Center" by Douglas F. Libby, and "American Association of Junior Colleges' Occupational Education Project" by Kenneth C. Skaggs. (JK)
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Authoring Institution: American Association of Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; Midwest Technical Education Center, Clayton, MO.