ERIC Number: ED224998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
A Recap of the Fifth Nationwide Vocational Education Dissemination Conference (Columbus, Ohio, November 17-19, 1982).
Singer, Norman M., Comp.; Grieve, Shelley, Comp.
Proceedings of a convention on dissemination held at the National Center for Research in Vocational Education in Columbus, Ohio are reviewed. The conference agenda includes brief summaries of small-group workshops and large-group sessions. Topics covered include acronyms and abbreviations in vocational education dissemination, microcomputers, workshops, the dissemination climate, dissemination, research and demonstration product utilization, technical assistance, library resources, vocational basic-skills peer teaching, state dissemination and utilization manual, a computerized information retrieval service, industry/education linkages, the National Diffusion Network, Louisiana's automated Vocational Education Data System, career education dissemination, entrepreneurship education, research and development impact, teleconferencing, the Resource and Referral Service, water quality education, and dissemination and utilization. Many of the summaries refer to handouts or additional information from particular workshops or sessions that are included in an appendix. Appendix A contains the text of the keynote address, "Program Improvement Coordination: Recommendations for Policy and Action." Appendix B contains selected presentation materials. Appendix C lists conference participants. (YLB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Computer Oriented Programs, Diffusion (Communication), Educational Development, Educational Research, Industry, Information Dissemination, Information Retrieval, Information Services, Information Utilization, Microcomputers, Postsecondary Education, Program Improvement, Research Utilization, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Technical Assistance, Teleconferencing, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.