ERIC Number: ED198867
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
Showcase 80: Projects of Excellence in New York State Postsecondary Occupational Education.
State Univ. of New York, Albany. Two Year Coll. Student Development Center.
Fifteen two-year college, vocational education projects are described, which, in the opinion of New York's Showcase of Excellence Program judges, are worthy of adaptation or replication by other institutions. For each of the projects which were selected from 83 nominations, objectives, activities, project impact, and personnel and material requirements are examined. The projects are: Dutchess Community College's (CC's) Adult Career and Education Counseling Center; Herkimer CC's Adult Vocational Guidance Center; Monroe CC's career counseling and work experience program for handicapped students; Cayuga CC's graduate follow-up report; Rockland CC's community-based, experiential program in electrical technology; Canton Agricultural and Technical College's (A&TC's) slide/tape presentation on the competencies needed by child care workers; Alfred A&TC's continuing education program for rural health practitioners; Monroe CC's Employee Training and Development Program; a family education program offered at the State University of New York's Educational Opportunity Center; Alfred A&TC's Human Services Practicum Guide; Suffolk County CC's computer-assisted instruction in interactive statistics for vocational students; LaGuardia CC's Integrated Skills Reinforcement Project; New York City Technical College's Professional Learning Skills Program; Canton A&TC's survey of employment opportunities by region; and Hudson Valley CC's Women in Engineering and Industrial Technologies Project. (JP)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Allied Health Occupations, Basic Skills, College Programs, Computer Assisted Instruction, Continuing Education, Cooperative Education, Curriculum Guides, Demonstration Programs, Females, Graduate Surveys, Guidance Centers, Internship Programs, Job Skills, Labor Market, Program Descriptions, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Two Year College Development Center, SUNY at Albany, Milne 229, 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12222 ($5.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Grants Administration.
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Albany. Two Year Coll. Student Development Center.