ERIC Number: ED186615
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Career Education Training and Instructional Materials System. Annual Report, September 16, 1978-September 15, 1979.
Montana Univ., Missoula. National Center for Career Education.
This annual report reviews progress for fifteen scope-of-work items of the National Center for Career Education's (NCCE) Career Education Information Training and Instructional Materials System (CEITAIMS) (September 1978-September 1979). These results to date are reported: acquisition of 8,687 items nationally; collection and classification of 8,486 items; maintenance of a materials system for national access; provision for access to materials through the National Lending Library, Pre-Packaged Starter Libraries, Topic Catalogs, and computer tie-ins to NCCE's data bases; implementation of major revisions of existing materials processing and information segment; dissemination of bimonthly newsletters to 8,200 individuals and over 450 mini-libraries to state coordinators of career education and practitioners in thirty-four states and territories; delivery of basic training models and special services; refinement of needs assessment instrumentation for use by local practitioners; maintenance of staff to deliver staff development inservice nationally; maintenance of dialog with national, regional, and multi-state agencies; maintenance and expansion of exchange of information with other dissemination agencies; and participation in significant conferences. Appendixes, amounting to over one-half of the report, include The Career Educator's Guide to Resources and Technical Assistance, available from NCCE, the NCCE Mini Libraries Demonstration Kit, and a third-party evaluation. (YLB)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Career Education, Databases, Educational Resources, Information Dissemination, Information Processing, Information Services, Information Sources, Information Systems, Inservice Teacher Education, Instructional Materials, Media Selection, National Programs, Resource Centers, Resource Materials, Staff Development, Technical Assistance
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Career Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Montana Univ., Missoula. National Center for Career Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1974