ERIC Number: ED339903
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Coordination. A Follow-up of 1987-1988 Suggestions and Recommendations. ICoVE's 1989-1990-1991 Report.
Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
This 3-year follow-up report describes actions taken by the Illinois Council on Vocational Education (ICoVE) during 1989, 1990, and 1991. It addresses the 31 suggestions and 23 recommendations of 5 technical reports (spanning 1987 and 1988) related to coordination. Recommendations from 1987-88 and follow-up actions are reported on the following topics: Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) 8 percent funds; adequacy and effectiveness of JTPA; perceptions affecting coordination; coordination of JTPA and vocational education; and perceptions regarding JTPA and the Carl Perkins Vocational Education Act. The following recommendations for the Illinois State Board of Education are made: (1) establish performance standards for participants; (2) implement a process for retraining, upgrading, and maintaining the work force; (3) provide services for special populations and place priority for program access; (4) identify program service needs; (5) work with other agencies to facilitate preparation for work; and (6) work with the private sector to identify commerce, industry, and labor needs for education and job-specific preparation, including performance standards. ICoVE membership list is included. (NLA)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Agency Cooperation, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Delivery Systems, Dislocated Workers, Education Work Relationship, Job Training, Labor Force, Performance Factors, Postsecondary Education, Private Sector, Program Development, Reentry Workers, Regional Cooperation, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, State Standards, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Council on Vocational Education, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational Education Act 1984; Job Training Partnership Act 1982