ERIC Number: ED099523
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Abstracts of Exemplary Projects in Vocational Education.
Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Research and Demonstration.
The 58 career education abstracts included in the document represent the projects selected for the second three-year round of vocational examplary projects supported by the Office of Education under the Vocational Education Amendments of 1968. In a standardized format, the abstracts provide information about each individual project. Abstracts are arranged in alphabetical order by the States in which the projects are located; 45 different States are represented (Pennsylvania and Texas each sponsored three projects and Wisconsin two), as well as the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, Guam, and American Samoa. The abstract format includes project title, director, applicant organization, estimated total Federal funds, duration, and site information. The program description information consists of: (1) administrative structure, (2) program design, (3) program components, and (4) unique features. The program components section outlines: overall guidance and counseling emphasis (including self-awareness, attitudes toward work, and career decision making); elementary and junior high career awareness; junior high orientation and exploratory experiences; job preparation in grades 9-14; placement activities; and any other additional information. (EA)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Administrative Organization, Career Awareness, Career Counseling, Career Education, Elementary Education, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Guidance, Job Placement, Models, Occupational Information, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Self Concept, State Programs, Vocational Education, Work Attitudes, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Research and Demonstration.