ERIC Number: ED219531
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Oct-14
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight of the Vocational Education Act, 1981. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Seventh Congress, First Session on Oversight on Ways to Contribute to the Future Reauthorization of the Vocational Education Act (Montpelier, Vermont).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Human Resources.
This congressional hearing contains testimony given in Montpelier, Vermont, at the first of a series of nationwide hearings on vocational education. Focus of this particular hearing is on the specific needs of Vermont as a rural northeastern state to train a workforce that is talented enough to help retrain existing businesses and industry and attract new growth to the state's economy. Included among the businesses, industries, and educational industries represented at the hearing were the following: Division of Vocational Education, Vermont Department of Education; Hayward Tyler Pump; Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation; Fellows Corporation; Vermont Technical College; the Vermont Educational Association; the Council for Exceptional Children; and the Vermont Coalition of the Handicapped. (MN)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Financial Needs, Financial Support, Hearings, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Needs Assessment, Policy Formation, Position Papers, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Program Effectiveness, Public Policy, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Human Resources.