ERIC Number: ED309283
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Industry-Education Partnership Guidelines.
Freedman, Susan; Aschheim, Barbara
This handbook serves as a brief introduction to industry-education partnerships. It provides individuals in schools, businesses, and community organizations with basic information on partnership initiation and management. It also outlines strategies that will help in avoiding some of the problems that may have defeated previous partnership efforts. The handbook is organized in four sections. Section 1 provides an introduction to industry-education partnerships and outlines the range of participants, activities, and functional modes that they may include. Section 2 reviews the steps that have proven successful in initiating partnerships. Section 3 discusses strategies for avoiding some of the problems that can arise in partnership development. The final section contains a listing of useful resources that address a range of partnership issues and comprise 15 publications and 14 organizations. (KC)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Community Cooperation, Community Resources, Cooperative Programs, Corporate Support, Education Work Relationship, Educational Resources, Institutional Cooperation, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Program Implementation, School Business Relationship, School Community Programs, School Community Relationship, School Involvement, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Office of Community Education, Massachusetts Dept. of Education, 1385 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA 02169.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Community
Sponsor: Digital Equipment Corp., Maynard, MA.
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Quincy. Office of Community Education.