ERIC Number: ED278824
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Shaping the Future of Agricultural Education. Proceedings of the Missouri Agricultural Education Conference (Columbia, Missouri, November 5-6, 1985).
Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City.
These proceedings contain presentations and discussion group summaries from a conference to identify trends, issues, and new directions that will affect agricultural education during the remainder of the decade. The program appears first. Major presentations are "Shaping the Future: Our Purpose and Challenge" (Arthur L. Mallory); "Trends, Issues, and New Directions in Education Affecting Agricultural Education" (James A. Knight); "Trends, Issues, and New Directions in Society Affecting Agricultural Education" (Darrell Hobbs); "Trends, Issues, and New Directions in the Agricultural Industry Affecting Agricultural Education," a panel with the following papers: "Production Agriculture Perspective" (Charles Kruse), "Higher Education Perspective" (Roger Mitchell); "Agribusiness Perspective" (Ves L. Temaat), and "Rural Missouri Perspective" (Larry Harper); "What Are the Possibilities?" (Lowell Catlett); "The Challenge" (Doug Butler); "What Have We Said?" (Don Claycomb); and "Where Do We Go from Here?" (Frank Drake). Summaries are provided from these discussion groups: "Secondary Agricultural Education in the Public Schools (Rural Schools, Urban Schools, Area Vocational Technical Schools)"; "Postsecondary Agricultural Education in the Public School System"; "Adult Agricultural Education in the Public School System"; "The Development of Professional Teachers of Agriculture"; and "Agricultural Education in the Total Public School System." (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agribusiness, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Production, Conference Proceedings, Educational Objectives, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Postsecondary Education, Public Schools, Regional Schools, Rural Schools, Secondary Education, Teacher Education, Urban Schools, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers, Vocational Schools
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City.