ERIC Number: ED074209
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Mar
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Vocational Education in Career Education. Final Report.
Koble, Daniel E., Jr., Comp.; Coker, Robert U., Comp.
A total of 135 state directors representing 53 state vocational education units attended a 4-day seminar which focused on the foundations of the career education concept, systems for implementing programs, and conceptualizing the role of state vocational education divisions in bringing about the necessary changes. Some major presentations were: (1) "Current Status of Career Education in the States" by J. K. Coster, (2) "Adjustments Needed in State Agencies" by C. C. Shuman, (3) "Personnel Needs for Career Education" by P. L. Schalles, (4) "Strategies for Facilitating Development of Post-Secondary Programs" by L. Kunzman, (5) "Vocational Education in Career Education" A USOE View" by M. Russo, (6) "Research in Progress on Career Education Models" by A. J. Miller, (7) "Changing Roles and Functions in State Vocational Education Agencies" by D. E. Koble, Jr., (8) "Information Needs of State Directors" by J. D. McCracken, (9) "Areas That Need Research and Study" by C. F. Lamar, and (10) Several papers dealing with designing programs for elementary, secondary, and post-secondary students by E. Hauck, E. Simpson, J. Olson, and P. Weatherly. (SB)
Descriptors: Administrators, Career Education, Conference Reports, Educational Change, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Foundations of Education, Information Needs, Personnel Needs, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Research Needs, Secondary Education, State Agencies, State Departments of Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational and Technical Education.
Note: Proceedings of the Annual National Leadership Development Seminar for State Directors of Vocational Education (5th, Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 19-22, 1972)