ERIC Number: ED084401
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Education: Staff Development Priorities for the 70's; A Summary.
National Advisory Council on Education Professions Development, Washington, DC.
The original report on professional educators in vocational education is summarized briefly and the twelve recommendations are reported in full. They cover (1) State prerequisites for Federal funding, (2) interstate professional development programs, (3) active identification and recruitment of prospective vocational instructors from minority groups, (4) program expansion to encourage geographic dispersion, (5) more active liaison between vocational educators and professional administrator groups, (6) development of programs to train manpower planners for State and local government, (7) in-service seminars for State education personnel, (8) national, State, and regional studies of needs funded through Section 503a of the Education Professions Development Act, (9) a national study of currently employed vocational educators, (10) more emphasis on baccalaureate programs in shortage fields, (11) encouragement of development of flexible instructional materials, (12) coordinated efforts to meet the critical health occupations instructor need. (MS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Education Professions Development, Washington, DC.
Note: See full report ED 084 240