ERIC Number: ED101195
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Tennessee Research Coordinating Unit for Vocational Education. Final Report, July 1, 1973-June 30, 1974.
Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. Occupational Research and Development Coordinating Unit.
The report condenses the yearly activities of the Tennessee Research Coordinating Unit (RCU) for Vocational Education and its efforts toward fulfilling the organization's goals: (1) To stimulate, coordinate and conduct research; (2) To collect and disseminate research and information; and (3) To improve vocational-technical education. The first two sections consider the information retrieval and dissemination system and list mini-grants. The coordination of research activities is dealt with in section three; presentations to groups, conferences, technical assistance projects, and miscellaneous activities are listed. Section four presents summaries of the following major activities undertaken during 1973-74: (1) A management information system; (2) Occupational information system development; (3) Product utilization development; (4) The impact of the 1968 vocational education amendments in Tennessee; (5) A study of student satisfaction in Tennessee's vocational-technical education programs; and (6) The 1973 U.S. Office of Education survey of post-secondary schools. A technical training needs assessment project in East Tennessee is described and research and development office activities discussed. A discussion of future activities concludes the report. A list of regional resource centers, RCU publications, and abstracts of mini-grant projects for 1973-74 are appended. (MW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Tennessee State Board for Vocational Education, Nashville.; Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. Coll. of Education.
Authoring Institution: Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. Occupational Research and Development Coordinating Unit.
Identifiers - Location: Tennessee