ERIC Number: ED080739
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Nov
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Vocational Education in Washington State: A Critical Evaluation. Part One: Summary Findings and Recommendations.
Washington State Advisory Council on Vocational Education, Olympia.
A comprehensive study of the vocational education needs, services, and funding in the State of Washington was made and recommendations provided to the State Legislature based on analysis of the data collected. The total study report was issued in two parts. This document, Part One of the study, summarizes the major findings and presents recommendations for improvement of vocational education in Washington State. Part Two, available as VT 021 095 in this issue, includes more detailed discussions of the various programs and recommendations. The major findings summarized in Part One are presented under six topical headings: (1) Orientation and Exploratory Programs, (2) Manpower Requirements, (3) Present and Future Vocational Enrollments, (4) Employer Viewpoints on Vocational Education, (5) Vocational Funding and Organizational Structure for Vocational Education, and (6) Program Evaluation Efforts. These findings have been cross-referenced to chapters in Part Two of the report. Details of 23 specific recommendations, as well as recommendations from previous reports, are presented in this Part One report summary. (MF)
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Authoring Institution: Washington State Advisory Council on Vocational Education, Olympia.
Identifiers - Location: Washington