ERIC Number: ED035745
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
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Vocational Education, The Bridge Between Man and His Work.
Larson, Milton E.; Blake, Duane L.
This conference was one of six regional meetings on implications of current proposals on vocational education for industry, education, and legislation sponsored by the University of Wisconsin Center for Studies in Vocational and Technical Education. Approximately 209 persons, mostly educators, attended. Presentations included in the document are: (1) "Foundations for Vocational Education," by Melvin L. Barlow, (2) "Educational Programs to Cope With Manpower Problems," by Rupert N. Evans, (3) "Industry and Business Bridging the Gaps in the Preparation of Youth," by Samuel M. Burt, (4) "Bridging: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow," by Byrl R. Shoemaker, (5) "Development and Use of Human Capital," by A. Ray Chamberlain, (6) "The Road Ahead for Vocational Education," by John F. Jennings, and (7) "Summary and Evaluation," by Malcolm Hunt. Appended is a report by the conference director in which group discussions are summarized. (JK)
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Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Center for Studies in Vocational and Technical Education.