ERIC Number: ED053322
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Regional Conference on Accreditation of Postsecondary Occupational Education and Opportunities for Research and Development Under the 1968 Vocational Education Amendments.
North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh. Center for Occupational Education.
The 2-day conference considered the problems, status and outlook for accreditation of postsecondary occupational education, and the research provisions in the 1968 Vocational Education Amendments. The conference was attended by State Directors of Vocational Education and Research Coordinating Unit Directors. Highlights from the following speeches are included: (1) "Accreditation of Postsecondary Occupational Education Programs in the South" by Felix C. Robb, (2) "The Interim Council on Occupational Education" by Jerry Miller, (3) "Concerns of The American Vocational Association about Accreditation of Postsecondary Occupational Education and the Relationship of Federal Legislation to Accreditation" by Lowell A. Burkett, (4) Reports of State Efforts from five state representatives, and (5) "The 1968 Vocational Education Amendments and Their Implications for Developing State Research and Development Programs for Occupational Education" by John K. Coster. Summaries of work group sessions are included. (GEB)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh. Center for Occupational Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Vocational Education Amendments 1968