ERIC Number: ED278784
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Feb
Central Regional Annual Research Conference in Agricultural Education Proceedings (41st, Chicago, Illinois, February 22-23, 1987).
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Dept. of Agricultural and Extension Education.
This proceedings contains 18 papers on agricultural research issues selected by panel review plus the keynote address, a conference summary, and the conference agenda. The following papers are included: "Research in Agricultural Education: Requisites for Further Progress" (Warmbrod--keynote address); "Marketing Agricultural Education" (Casey, Leske, Krueger); "Attitudes of Nebraska Superintendents, Principals, and Vocational Agriculture Instructors about the Delivery of Adult Education through Secondary Vocational Agriculture Programs" (Adelaine, Foster); "College Administrators' Image of the Agricultural Teacher Education Programs: A National Study" (Miller, Dlamini, Crunkilton, Lee); "Computer Skills Needed by Secondary Agribusiness Students" (Henderson, Newman); "Evaluation of a Microcomputer Simulation Teaching Strategy" (McCaskey, Birkenholz, Stewart); "Evaluation of a Statewide Pilot Project to Integrate an Online Agricultural Information Network into the Classroom" (Peters, Pershing); "The Teaching Performance of Graduates of Teacher Education Programs in Vocational and Technical Education and Their Decision to Teach" (Wardlow); "Factors Associated with the Problem-Solving Ability of High School Students Enrolled in Vocational Horticulture" (Chautong, Warmbrod); "Levels of Cognition of Testing and Student Assignments in the College of Agriculture, The Ohio State University" (Newcomb, Trefz); "Professional Competencies Needed by Beginning Cooperative Extension Agricultural Agents in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota" (Luft and Keita); "Delivery of Adult Agricultural Education: A Case Study" (Miller, Cano); "Attitudes toward Competition in a Youth Organization: A Case Study" (Smith, Rohrer, Collins); "Increased Secondary Graduation Requirements: Their Influence on Vocational Agriculture and Vocational Education Programs in Washington" (Simon, Kleene); "Current Status of Women Teachers of Vocational Agriculture in Ohio and Their Perceptions of Their Place in the Profession" (Knight); "Impact of the Minority Apprenticeship Program Experience on Selection of a Major Preference in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources by Minority Freshmen at Michigan State University" (Wallace); "A Follow-up Evaluation of a Fruit and Vegetable Program for Vocational Agriculture Teachers" (Gamon, Burton); "Safety Assessment of North Dakota Vocational Agriculture Mechanics Programs" (Priebe, Nichols); "Workshop Effect on Curriculum Implementation" (Mullinix, Weston, Linhardt); and "Conference Summary and Planning for 1988" (Moore). (MN)
Descriptors: Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Computer Assisted Instruction, Educational Assessment, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Extension Education, Futures (of Society), Information Networks, Marketing, Postsecondary Education, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement, Secondary Education, Teacher Qualifications, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Dept. of Agricultural and Extension Education.
Note: Tables, pages 56-74 contain small print; page 149 is marginally legible due to light typeface.