ERIC Number: ED066580
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Apr
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Short-Term Training: Multiple Institutes for Metropolitan Areas (Eastern United States). Volume I, Final Report of Project.
Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA. Div. of Vocational Education.
Serving the Eastern part of the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, 10 short-term institutes were conducted in selected cities for the purpose of improving vocational education and manpower training in metropolitan areas. Involving 911 administrative leaders in education and supportive services, each institute treated one of the following topics: (1) Administrative Coordination of Vocational Education, (2) Annual and Long-range Planning, (3) Orientation to New Vocational Education Concepts and Programs, (4) Coordination of Supportive Programs for Vocational Education Students, (5) Improving the Preparation of Professional Personnel for Vocational Education, (6) Updating the Process and Content of Teacher Education Courses to Reach Disadvantaged Adults, (7) Updating the Process and Content of Teacher Education Curriculums to Reach Disadvantaged Youth, (8) Improving Occupational Orientation Programs for Junior High School Students, (9) Development of Vocational Guidance and Placement Personnel, and (10) Metropolitan Area Application of Vocational Education Innovations Resulting from Research and Development Programs. This volume includes a synthesis of the planning, organization, operation, and end-products of each institute and of a post-institute seminar. Volume II is available as VT 016 430 in this issue. (JS)
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Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA. Div. of Vocational Education.