ERIC Number: ED186761
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Education and Mid-Career Change. Information Series No. 198.
Heddesheimer, Janet C.
This monograph on vocational education and mid-career change represents an attempt to survey the diverse points of view concerning modes of service delivery to adults making mid-career changes. In addition, this paper describes the characteristics of those who make changes in mid-career, provides an overview of career development theory, discusses the needs of mid-career changers, and provides information on available strategies and resources to serve mid-career changers. Finally, the implications for research and practice are discussed. (BM)
Descriptors: Adults, Career Change, Career Counseling, Career Development, Delivery Systems, Educational Resources, Educational Strategies, Individual Characteristics, Individual Needs, Research Needs, Vocational Education
National Center Publications, The National Center for Research in Vocational Education, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($2.80)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.