ERIC Number: ED252713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Nov-29
2 + 2 = (A New Approach to Education). Secondary/Postsecondary Cooperation. Proceedings of a workshop held at the American Vocational Association Convention (New Orleans, Louisiana, November 29, 1984).
American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; American Vocational Association, Arlington, VA.
This document consists of the materials presented at a one-day workshop dealing with a new concept in articulation between secondary and postsecondary institutions that involves two years of pretechnology education at the secondary level and two years of training in any one of a number of technical and high-technology fields at the postsecondary level. Included in the volume are the following presentations and other materials: "2 + 2 Tech Prep/Associate Degree Program; A Working Degree for America" by Dale Parnell; "What High Schools and Postsecondary Schools Are Finding about Training Technicians" by Daniel M. Hull; a section called "What Are the Issues?" containing materials for use in small group discussions; "Establishing an Articulation Process" by W. Alan Sosbe; a section on "Building an Articulation Plan for Your State or District" containing materials for use in small group planning; and "A National project Leading to 2 + 2 Programs Principles of Technology" by Daniel M. Hull and Bennie F. Lucroy. The texts of presentations describing examples of various 2 + 2 programs by the following individuals are also provided: Jack Isch, representing Oklamoha City, Oklahoma; John Washburn, representing the Illinois Board of Education; LeAnna Skogen, representing Aurora, Colorado; and Paul L. Cummings, representing Newport News, Virginia. (MN)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Associate Degrees, College School Cooperation, Cooperative Programs, Educational Cooperation, Educational Practices, Postsecondary Education, Pretechnology Programs, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Teacher Workshops, Technical Education, Technical Occupations, Technological Advancement, Two Year Colleges
Center for Occupational Research and Development, 601C Lake Air Drive, Waco, TX 76710 ($15.00; 25 or more--$12.50 each).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC.; Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.; American Vocational Association, Arlington, VA.