ERIC Number: ED042033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Changing Occupational Skills and Requirements Needed by Office Employees and Technological Developments in Office Equipment and Procedures and Implications for Office Education in the Seventies. Final Report. September 1, 1968 to September 1, 1969.
Technological advances have brought about changes in office practices and procedures and in the skills and knowledge required of office workers. This report on the changing work environment of the office and the resulting implications for business education should be of interest to all those involved in the education, training, and retraining of office workers. This Illinois study surveyed (1) the present status of office education programs in high schools and community colleges, (2) the hardware and practices found in the offices, and (3) projections for future office education programs and curriculum development. (JS)
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois Professional and Curriculum Development Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.