ERIC Number: ED114615
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Plan for the Improvement of Vocational Education.
Area 5 Vocational Planning Committee, Pleasant Hill, CA.
Ten problem areas identified by the State Legislature of California in regard to vocational education are reviewed in terms of Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, California. The problem areas are discussed in terms of present status and required direction and specific activities needed to achieve objectives. They include: (1) assessment of opportunities for vocational education, including financing vocational opportunities, funding procedures, organization of labor market information, and vocational discrimination practices; (2) quality standards, including vocational competency, occupational analyses for teaching, vocational instructional packages, certificates, instructional costs, and financial incentives for quality; (3) followup, including comprehensive monitoring system; (4) prevocational education, including curriculum; (5) vocational guidance, including vocational competency--self guidance and vocational counselors; (6) dual attendance, including college credits for college work; (7) advanced placement, including vocational competency evaluation; (8) remedial programs, including evaluation; (9) work experience, including promotion, work experience credits and education placements, and training of teacher-coordinators; and (10) informing the publics, including coordination of public information activities. The Area Five Planning Committee members and evaluation and participation form to be filled out in response to the document are appended. (LH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Area 5 Vocational Planning Committee, Pleasant Hill, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California