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ERIC Number: ED261208
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-May
Pages: 84
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Education and Employment: Where We Are and Where We Ought to Go. Annual Policy Forum Proceedings.
Miguel, Richard J., Ed.
These proceedings summarize the information exchanged at a teleconference involving more than 3,000 participants focusing on the following aspects of the relationship between schooling and employment: (1) what employers are looking for in employees, (2) employers' priorities in making hiring decisions, and (3) education and training on the job. Included in the volume are an introduction, a transcript of the teleconference, a series of audioconference questions and answers, a conference evaluation, suggestions for further reading, and a directory of conference facilitators and sites. Addressed in the questions-and-answers section are the following topics: collaboration, basic skills, cognitive skills, attitudes, job search skills, training, cooperative learning, special populations, guidance counseling and placement, and the role of vocational education in preparation for employment. (MN)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners; Researchers
Language: English
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.