ERIC Number: ED111448
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
The Improvement of Occupational Education in Maryland: A Progress Report, July 1, 1974-June 30, 1975.
Maryland State Board for Community Colleges, Annapolis.
In 1974, the State Board for Community Colleges outlined a series of five projects to be funded with Part B, federal funds for a period of five years. This report provides an overview of each project, outlines the problem, states project objectives, and summarizes preliminary results and future activities. Projects relate to occupational programs at the community college level and include: (1) improving articulation of programs; (2) developing a management information system; (3) implementing an evaluation system; (4) investigating the feasibility of a statewide system of career information for students; (5) improving the quality of orientation, advisement, counseling, career development and placement. Financial data are given and appended. They include: a proposal to study the feasibility of a vocational-technical center in Baltimore County; proceedings of a workshop to formulate a proposal for an integrated curriculum between the colleges and high schools in data processing education; Comprehensive Career Information Systems Committee meetings minutes; data file structures of two program and occupational codes crosswalks; a pilot sample printout of the Program Data Monitoring System; and pilot implementation of the Career Program Evaluation Model. (NHM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Board for Community Colleges, Annapolis.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland