ERIC Number: ED145082
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Elementary and Secondary Career Education Act of 1977; Hearings before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Fifth Congress, First Session on H.R. 7, to Authorize a Career Education Program for Elementary and Secondary Schools, and for Other Purposes. Hearings Held in Washington, D.C., February 8-9; March 1-3, 1977.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The full texts of all prepared statements and supplemental materials presented during five days of hearings held on the Elementary and Secondary Career Education Act of 1977, H.R. 7, which would appropriate implementation monies for the infusion of career education concepts into the existing curriculum of the nation's elementary and secondary schools, are contained in this document. Statements included were made by Federal, State, and local directors and other representatives of State and national advisory councils. State departments of education, Federal agencies, and various professional organizations. The statements, exhibits, and other materials present national, local, and institutional concerns regarding the purpose of the act, which is to assist states and local educational agencies in making education as preparation for work a major goal. (TA)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Development, Career Education, Career Exploration, Curriculum Development, Educational Responsibility, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Fused Curriculum, Government Role, Policy Formation, Professional Associations, Program Administration, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, State Government
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
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