ERIC Number: ED126297
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
Comprehensive Illinois Occupational Education Demonstration Center. Second Interim Report.
Illinois State Board of Vocational Education and Rehabilitation, Springfield. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
The second interim report covers the time period from July 1, 1974 to June 30, 1975, phase two of the project. The document consists of four separate reports: a report summary, reports of the two demonstration centers, and a third party evaluation by Educational Management Services, Inc. The 13-page summary describes the overall project. A 39-page report of the Joliet School District and a 12-page report of the Cumberland District detail the specific programs and activities at each of the demonstration sites. The main portion of the document is the 187-page report of the evaluation team. Utilized in the evaluation were data collected regarding teacher characteristics and perceptions, community involvement, technical assistance, target group, management system, staff development, cost effectiveness, and articulation, as well as product measurement of the four career education projects at Joliet and two at Cumberland. Results and findings of the study are presented in detail and provide the basis for a list of 23 major conclusions, implications, and recommendations. The evaluation team expressed enthusiasm for the project, citing, among other accomplishments, the highly qualified staff and significant impact made in improving and expanding programs. Appendixes contain several survey instruments used in the evaluation and results of the teacher questionnaire survey. (RG)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Vocational Education and Rehabilitation, Springfield. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois