ERIC Number: ED164860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Refining the Career Education Concept: Part III. Monographs on Career Education.
Hoyt, Kenneth B.
This third in a series of monographs on refining the career education concept contains six occasional papers: (1) "Psychosclerosis and Career Education" identifies the kinds of attitudinal change career education seeks to accomplish toward infusion, collaboration, education, and American youth; (2) "Youth, Work, and Schooling" specifies the major contributions the education system can make to employability and discusses possible strategies for educational change; (3) "Applying the Concept of Collaboration to Education/Work Policy" discusses three key words (commitment, responsibility, and authority) and the implications they have for collaboration in education/work policy actions; (4) "Thoughts on EBCE and Career Education" presents a brief picture of the nature and current status of career education and four alternatives for consideration by those currently working in Experience-Based Career Education; (5) "YEDPA: Obligations and Opportunities for American Education" specifies obligations of the formal education system found in the Youth Employment Demonstration Projects Act of 1977, provides a list of youth needs to be met by the collaborative effort involving the education system, and identifies a series of opportunities for basic education change; and (6) "The Community Career Education Resource Center Concept" discusses the rationale behind the concept, the Center's nature and functions, and alternative approaches to establishing and operating this Center. (BM)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Attitude Change, Career Education, Community Involvement, Educational Change, Educational Responsibility, Experiential Learning, Job Training, Nontraditional Education, Resource Centers, Student Needs, Vocational Education, Youth Employment
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Publication Type: Books
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Authoring Institution: Office of Career Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Youth Employment and Demonstration Projects Act