ERIC Number: ED072312
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
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Learning to Earn: There is Nothing Second Class About a First-Class Technician. Community Resource Class, Education 505.
Anderson, Gordon; And Others
This booklet is intended both to upgrade the image of the skilled nonprofessional worker and to furnish a guide to vocational education opportunities in Spokane, Washington. An extensive rationale for career education and vocational education is presented, citing the problems of unemployment, poverty, and the failure of our educational systems to instill good attitudes toward the established way of life. Significant trends in business and education at the local, state, and federal levels are discussed, noting the responsibility of American education for effecting institutional changes. Vocational education programs at the community level are described in detail. Descriptions of the future of American society are presented, highlighting the role of vocational education and career development. General and specific objectives and a content outline precede these descriptions. (AG)
Descriptors: Career Development, Career Education, Change Agents, Community Programs, Educational Benefits, Educational Change, Educational Needs, Educational Problems, Educational Trends, Institutional Role, Prediction, Program Descriptions, Resource Materials, Skilled Occupations, Skilled Workers, Social Problems, Vocational Education
Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington 99218 ($5.00)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Whitworth Coll., Spokane, WA.
Identifiers - Location: Washington