ERIC Number: ED240232
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Education Research in the 1980s. Proceedings of a National Conference.
David, Henry, Ed.; And Others
These proceedings consist of the papers presented at a conference on vocational education research in the 1980s. The first group of papers deals with various approaches to, and priorities for, vocational education research in the 1980s. Discussed in the next group of papers are national perspectives on research programming. Following this group are nine papers devoted to state and local perspectives on research programming; topics addressed include the following: vocational education program improvement; a research development agenda for the 1980s that would cover productivity, economic advancement, and human resource development; programming recommendations regarding curriculum; and the perspectives of a superintendent of schools on vocational research and development. Presented in the fourth group of papers are the views of five individual researchers pertaining to directions and approaches for vocational education research to take in the 1980s. Appendixes to the proceedings include a colloquium agenda and a list of colloquium participants. (MN)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Curriculum Development, Educational Research, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), Guidelines, National Programs, Program Improvement, Research and Development, Research Design, Research Methodology, Research Needs, Research Problems, School Districts, State Programs, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Researchers
Authoring Institution: American Vocational Education Research Association, Washington, DC.; Coordinating Committee on Research in Vocational Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Papers presented at the Colloquium on Vocational Education Research in the 1980s (Washington, DC, July 29-30, 1982).