ERIC Number: ED114474
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun-18
Reference Count: N/A
A Summary of Bridging the Gap: A Study of Education-To-Work Linkages: Final Report of the State-Level Study in Career Education.
College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.
Summaries of the seven chapters and 12 proposals contained in the final report are presented in the document. Chapter 1: Introduction, discusses the roles assigned by society to schools and the workplace; Chapter 2: A Framework for Studying the Education-To-Work Transition, explores the subject area and how it has been handled; Chapter 3: Survey of Current Linkages, presents procedures and results of a four-State survey; Chapter 4: Survey Analysis and Interpretation, and Chapter 5: Alternative Linkage Approaches, combine to analyze survey findings and provide analytic structure for linkage development: Chapter 6: Barriers and Proposals, lists and discusses 12 proposals and four categories of barriers; Chapter 7: Recommendations for Further Research and Development for the National Institute of Education, discusses recommendations. (LH)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Career Education, Change Strategies, Cooperative Planning, Educational Problems, Educational Research, Educational Strategies, Employment Potential, Employment Problems, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Labor Utilization, Postsecondary Education, Relevance (Education), Secondary Education, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs, Work Study Programs
College Board Publication Orders, Box 2815, Princeton, New Jersey 08540 (No charge for single copies)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Education and Work Group.
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.