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ERIC Number: ED143884
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jun
Pages: 209
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Seminar/Workshops on Women in the World of Work. U.S. Office of Education Regions III, IV and V. Final Report.
Technical Education Research Center, Washington, DC.
A final report on the regional seminar/workshops on women in the world of work conducted for selected leaders in vocational education and industry, this document contains the following information: a discussion of the current political, social, and economic patterns affecting vocational and career education; policies and procedures recommended by workshop participants to correct discrimination against women in education and employment; and the assessment of the success and impact of the seminar/workshops based on a follow-up survey of the participants. The appendixes include the follow-up questionnaire and results, lists of the general and local planning committees, the agenda, and the participants list. Also included in the appendix and comprising a major portion of the document are the speeches delivered by the seminar workshops by educators, lawyers, and government officials. The speeches are concerned with these topics: the composition of the nation's labor force; the laws and regulations affecting the education and employment of women; problems associated with the education and employment of women; the implication of issues emerging from the women's rights movement; career education concepts associated with women in the world of work; and the desirability of equal education and employment opportunities. (BM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Improvement of Educational Systems (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Delaware State Dept. of Public Instruction, Dover. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Technical Education Research Center, Washington, DC.