ERIC Number: ED329803
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
The Florida Council on Vocational Education Biennial Report for the Biennium Ending June 30, 1990.
Florida State Council on Vocational Education, Tallahassee.
This evaluation addresses Florida concerns that relate to the mandates of the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act for the 2 years ending June 30, 1990. It is based on year-round evaluation activities conducted by the Florida Council on Vocational Education through projects, committee meetings, public hearings, surveys, interviews, and analyses of various data pertaining to vocational education. The report is organized in nine parts that cover the following: (1) introduction, recommendations, commendations, and special recognitions; (2) strengthening vocational education; (3) the private sector and the modernization of vocational education programs; (4) the evaluation of vocational education; (5) business concerns and labor organizations--changing occupations; (6) equal access to vocational education programs; (7) vocational education and the Job Training Partnership Act; (8) Florida state plan for vocational education training; and (9) analysis of the distribution of spending and availability of vocational-technical education activities. Appendixes, which compose half of the document, include synopses of six public meetings and forums and responses to parts 2, 3, 5, and 7 of the report by various constituencies. Sixty-two references are provided. (KC)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Compliance (Legal), Education Work Relationship, Educational Attitudes, Educational Finance, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, High Schools, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement, School Business Relationship, State Programs, Statewide Planning, Unions, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Council on Vocational Education, Tallahassee.
Identifiers - Location: Florida
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational Education Act 1984; Job Training Partnership Act 1982