ERIC Number: ED118840
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Mar-21
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings, National RCU Personnel Conference: The Score After Nine--1965-1974 (Scottsdale, Arizona, March 18-21, 1974)
McCage, Ronald D., Ed.
The proceedings of the conference on outstanding research and curriculum activities conducted by the various State research coordinating units opens with William W. Stevenson's brief examination of alternative research efforts. The remainder of the first half of the document consists of abstracts of the 15 presentations at the conference sessions (which dealt with curriculum diffusion, national curriculum coordination, State diffusion models, copyright policy, and the USOE's national diffusion model); minutes of the annual business meeting; operational guidelines for the conference; a list of conference participants; and the keynote address of the 1974 National Research Coordinating Unit Conference by Gordon Swanson. The remainder of the document consists of approximately 60 project resumes describing research coordinating unit management techniques and significant research projects in vocational education in various States. Each resume lists: project title, sponsoring agency, project director or contact person, duration, funding, purpose of project, and description of project. (JR)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Career Education, Conference Reports, Coordination, Copyrights, Curriculum Development, Diffusion, Educational Cooperation, Educational Finance, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Models, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Relevance (Education), Research Coordinating Units, State Programs, Technical Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Professional and Curriculum Development Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, Springfield.