ERIC Number: ED109376
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Summaries of Studies in Agricultural Education, Pacific Region, 1973-74. Service Bulletin No. 23.
Zurbrick, Phillip R., Comp.
An annotated bibliography of studies in agricultural education, the edition contains 47 research studies completed during the calendar years 1973 and 1974 in the Pacific region States and submitted by teacher educators. (Some studies completed in 1972 but not previously reported are also included.) The summaries are arranged alphabetically by author; summary format includes purpose, method, and findings of the study. Distribution of papers by types revealed 11 staff studies and 36 masters' papers, with an overwhelming predominance of descriptive/survey studies. A popular research area was manpower and competency needs and employment opportunities (general and off-farm agricultural occupations), with 14 studies reported. Other research subjects included: administration and supervision; agricultural education in other countries; curriculum; educational programs (cooperative extension education and programs for high school students); evaluation; guidance, counseling, and testing; learning processes and teaching methods; and teacher education. (EA)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Occupations, Annotated Bibliographies, Curriculum, Educational Administration, Educational Programs, Educational Research, Employment Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Guidance Programs, Labor Needs, Learning Processes, Off Farm Agricultural Occupations, Program Evaluation, Research Projects, School Supervision, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona Univ., Tucson. Dept. of Agricultural Education.