ERIC Number: ED049359
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-May
Reference Count: 0
Postsecondary Occupational Education Seminar, Federal Programs for the 1970's (Arlington, Virginia, May 10-12, 1970).
Members of the American Vocational Association and the American Association of Junior Colleges along with Congressional and Department of Health, Education, and Welfare staff members and resource persons, attended a 3-day seminar to probe national policy and federal programs as they affect occupational education. Seminar activities included major presentations by Kenneth Hoyt, Carl Perkins, Harry Hogan, Albert Quie, Charles Lee, and Ralph Yarborough as well as group work on (1) issues of administration and planning, (2) continuing opportunities for occupational education, (3) accountability, (4) professional bonds, (5) accreditation, and (6) quality in occupational education. Texts of the major presentations, remarks by participants, and recommendations by the issue groups are included. A major recommendation stemming from the seminar is that vocational education and community colleges should work together. (SB)
Descriptors: Accountability, Community Colleges, Educational Opportunities, Educational Quality, Federal Programs, Postsecondary Education, Program Administration, Program Development, Public Policy, Seminars, Vocational Education
Office of Governmental Affairs, American Association of Junior Colleges, 1 Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Association of Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; American Vocational Association, Inc., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A