ERIC Number: ED120384
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Decisions Ahead for Vocational-Technical Education. 1974 Conference Proceedings.
Porreca, Anthony G., Ed.
The report contains eight conference presentations made by professional vocational-technical educators as they considered decisions necessary to occupational education program development in a period of rapidly changing times. The speakers' topics were related to decisions concerned with changes in society, competency based teacher education, new certification patterns for teachers, legislation at State and national levels, career education, national manpower and employment policies, vocational education for women, leadership development through the Education Profession Development Act (E.P.D.A.), and the implications of the energy crisis for vocational education. Appended are the conference program, a list of vocational-technical education faculty, graduate association members and graduate students at the University of Tennessee (Knoxville), and names and addresses of the program and conference participants. (Author/MS)
Descriptors: Attitude Change, Career Education, Conference Reports, Decision Making, Educational Change, Energy Conservation, Futures (of Society), Labor Needs, Program Development, Social Change, Teacher Education, Technical Education, Technological Advancement, Vocational Education, Womens Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Tennessee Univ., Knoxville. Dept. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Note: Proceedings from a conference for graduate students, teacher educators, and supervisors (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, April 15-16, 1974); For 1975 proceedings, see CE 006 607