ERIC Number: ED123437
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-May
Reference Count: N/A
Presentations Before the Joint Meeting: National and State Advisory Councils on Vocational Education (Washington, D.C., May 1-2, 1975).
National Advisory Council on Vocational Education, Washington, DC.
The document provides the texts of the presentations given during the joint meeting of the National and State Advisory Councils on Vocational Education held in May, 1975. The agenda for the meeting and the resolution established in the meeting are included. The presentations focused on the challenges to vocational education as perceived by the following speakers: (1) John W. Thiele, discussing the current problems encountered in vocational education based on national, State, and local needs; (2) W. Hughes Brockbank, discussing the availability of Federal resources and the resources which can be provided by State and local treasuries; (3) Jean B. Purvis, discussing the activities of the Pennsylvania State Advisory Councils on Vocational Education and the findings of the General Accounting Office Report; (4) Roman Pucinski, discussing some of the pending legislative proposals and the role of advisory councils; (5) Gregory J. Ahart, discussing the approach of the General Accounting Office to vocational education; and (6) Caspar W. Weinberger, discussing the economic problems encountered in the educational field and a legislative proposal for the use of Federal aid and for simplifying the administration of vocational education programs at the State level. (EC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Vocational Education, Washington, DC.