ERIC Number: ED187885
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Executive Summary of the National Conference on Combatting Sex, Race, and Handicap Stereotyping in Career Choice.
American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
This report summarizes the major events of the National Conference on Combatting Stereotyping in Career Choice and presents concrete ideas and recommendations for future action. It is organized by the following major sections: (1) How Does Combatting Stereotyping Fit in with Career Education?, which includes comments made in the keynote speeches of Dr. Kenneth Hoyt, Director, and Dr. Sidney High, Director of Programs, U.S. Office of Education; (2) What Is Currently Being Done to Combat Stereotyping through Career Education?, which notes results of the American Institutes for Research (AIR) national search for successful efforts in each of the three areas (sex, race and handicap) and the efforts in individual states reported by state coordinators; and (3) Organizations that Can Help, a synopsis of the roles and activities, recommendations, and ways each organization could help combat stereotyping. Names and addresses of conference participants (state coordinators of career education) and invited speakers and program developers are appended. (MEK)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
Note: For related documents see CE 025 442-443.