ERIC Number: ED034901
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Occupations Program Development in Area Vocational Schools. Final Report.
Warmbrod, J. Robert, Ed.
A national seminar was held in September 1968 designed to identify agricultural education programs needed in area vocational centers and to develop techniques and procedures for planning and conducting agricultural education programs for secondary students in area vocational centers. Appendixes include papers presented by consultants and recommendations of task forces on the following topics: rationale and need for agricultural occupations programs in area centers; coordination of agricultural occupations programs in area centers and participating schools; curriculum development; guidance, placement, and follow-up of students; facilities and equipment; selection and preparation of staff; occupational experience programs; program evaluation; and adult and continuing education. Findings and recommendations of the seminar are presented as guidelines for the development and implementation of agricultural occupations programs in area vocational centers categorized by the following topics: appraising needs and resources; planning a state program; coordinating programs in area centers and participating schools; evaluating programs; developing curriculums and teaching; selecting, recruiting, and preparing staff; and adult and continuing education. (JRM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Dept. of Agricultural Education.