ERIC Number: ED166379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Sex Equality in Vocational Education: A Chance for Educators to Expand Opportunities for Students.
Schonborn, Barbara G.; O'Neil, Mary L.
Addressed to vocational educators and counselors, this booklet contains four main sections. The first section includes definitions of terms in the area of sex equality in vocational education, an overview of the problems created by sex discrimination, and a discussion of the question: Where does vocational education lead? The second section describes the laws and activities that are helping to eliminate sex discrimination, including the following: Title II of the Education Amendments of 1976, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Women's Educational Equity Act of the Education Amendments of 1974, Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Equal Pay Act of 1963, and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The third section includes information about teacher and counselor training and about curriculum materials and methods that teachers may use in vocational education programs. The fourth section contains lists of print, nonprint, and human resources that are accessible to school personnel. The lists are divided into counselor training materials and methods; curriculum guides and programs; counseling and guidance materials; agencies and organizations; and books, reports, bibliographies, and other resources. (LMS)
Descriptors: Counselor Training, Discriminatory Legislation, Educational Legislation, Educational Opportunities, Educational Resources, Educational Strategies, Equal Education, Federal Legislation, Females, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Males, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Sex Discrimination, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Women's Educational Equity Communications Network, San Francisco, CA.