ERIC Number: ED124748
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Workshops for Developing Competency of Instructors in New and Expanding Areas of Curriculum in Agribusiness and Natural Resources. Final Report.
Mississippi State Board for Vocational Education, Jackson.
During the summer of 1973, two workshops were held to increase the competency of agriculture teachers in Mississippi in new and emerging areas of agribusiness and natural resources. One workshop focused on planning programs in the new areas of the pesticide industry, agribusiness economics, agribusiness management, environmental protection, rural development and land use planning, and agricultural products and processing. Included in the report are synopses of the presentations made in each of these areas by the participating resource persons. The second workshop focused on summarizing and coordinating needed curriculum improvements in agricultural education. Project objectives, activities, and outcomes are briefly discussed. Outlines of the workshop agendas are attached, along with a participant data summary sheet and the budget and financial report. (NJ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Improvement of Educational Systems (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Board for Vocational Education, Jackson.
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi