ERIC Number: ED201869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Equality in Vocational Programs. Administrative Reference.
Goggans, E. Patricia; Lawrence, Dorothy
This document is one of three publications designed to establish guidelines for the elimination of sex bias and sex stereotyping and the establishment of sex fairness in vocational education programs in Colorado. As an administrative reference, it provides background material about the problem and a plan of action for correcting it for school and school district administrators. The ten sections of the report cover the following topics: definitions; a rational for sex equity; legislative overview, including provisions of Title II Education Amendments 1976 and Title IX Education Amendments 1972, Public Law 94-482, Office of Civil Rights-Federal Register March 21, 1979, and a quota system approved by a court; underuse of males and females in vocational education throughout Colorado; policies, goals, and objectives; action planning; tools for assessment; developing staff/student recruitment plans; resource lists (bibliographies); and references. (KC)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Affirmative Action, Background, Bibliographies, Educational Legislation, Employed Women, Employment Opportunities, Equal Education, Females, Males, Nontraditional Occupations, Policy Formation, Program Design, Program Development, School Administration, School Districts, School Policy, Secondary Education, Sex Bias, Sex Fairness, Sex Role, Sex Stereotypes, Student Recruitment, Teacher Recruitment, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, Denver. Div. of Occupational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972; Vocational Education Amendments 1976