ERIC Number: ED321019
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on H.R. 7, A Bill to Extend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act. Volume 1 and Volume 2. Hearing on H.R. 7, Reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act and H.R. 22, Tech-Prep Education Act. Volume 3. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The three volumes of this document report the oral and written testimony of persons who testified at hearings on reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act. Persons who testified or submitted written statements included: the U.S. Secretary of Education, the president of the American Vocational Association, the vice-president of the American Federation of Teachers, and officials of many other professional and educational associations; superintendents of state departments of education and city school systems; administrators of community and technical colleges; and representatives of business and labor. The testimony addressed the effectiveness of the present Perkins Act and its strengths and weaknesses and suggested amendments that would improve its implementation, particularly in regard to disadvantaged youth. (The text of the proposed amended legislation is included in the report.) (KC)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Disadvantaged Youth, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Hearings, Minority Groups, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Improvement, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Vocational Education
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Note: Volume 1, Serial No. 101-15; Volume 2, Serial No. 101-16; Volume 3, Serial No. 101-20.