ERIC Number: ED248326
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Oct-18
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight of Vocational Education, 1983. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session on Review of Various Issues in Vocational Education Research and Examination of Cooperative, or Work-Site, Education and Vocational Education in Correctional Institutions. Part 2.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This document contains the testimony and supporting printed evidence presented at an oversight hearing on the reauthorization of the Vocational Education Act. These hearings focused on various aspects of vocational education, including vocational education research, cooperative or worksite education, and vocational education in correctional institutions. Included in the hearings is testimony provided by representatives of the following agencies and organizations: the American Association for Counseling and Development, the American Association of Retired Persons, the National Association of State Supervisors of Vocational Home Economics Education, the University of California at Berkeley, the Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities, the Youth Employment Company, the Texas Department of Corrections, the College of Business and Public Management at the University of Bridgeport, the Council for American Private Education, the National Correctional Education Association, the National Association of State Directors of Vocational Education, the Colorado State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, the National Education Association, the National School Boards Association, the University of Tennessee, the National Association of Home Builders, the National Center for Research in Vocational Education, the Center for Occupational and Professional Assessment at the Educational Testing Service, and the Washington State Advisory Council on Vocational Education. Excerpts from various articles, publications, and communications dealing with vocational education are also included in the proceedings. (MN)
Descriptors: Cooperative Education, Correctional Education, Educational Benefits, Educational Legislation, Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Educational Research, Federal Legislation, Financial Needs, Financial Support, Hearings, Needs Assessment, On the Job Training, Position Papers, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Public Policy, Research Needs, School Effectiveness, Secondary Education, Trend Analysis, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Vocational Education Act 1963