ERIC Number: ED371174
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Jan
Datafusion: Resource for Identifying Labor Market and Demographics Data in Maryland.
Bonham, Charlene, Ed.; Duckett, Jasmine, Ed.
This publication is designed to assist career program planners in collecting the data needed to plan career technology, adult learning, higher education, apprenticeship, and training programs for persons living in Maryland. Profiled in the publication are local, state, and federal agencies and programs capable of providing career program planners with information pertaining to population, public school enrollment, employment demand data, business/industry data, wage information, career paths, and educational paths. The following are among the agencies/programs listed: Maryland Office of Planning, Maryland State Department of Education, Maryland School Performance Program, Office of Labor Market Analysis and Information, Department of Economic and Employment Development, Baltimore Metropolitan Council, Maryland Occupational Information Coordinating Council, Maryland Higher Education Commission, Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Program, Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Training Program. Also included are sections on Job Training Partnership Act training programs, Maryland service delivery areas, and a directory of local education agency supervisors of guidance. Where appropriate, descriptions of available information services/products are supplemented with price information and the name/address of a contact person/department. Appended is a list of labor market resources for counselors published by the federal government. (MN)
Descriptors: Career Information Systems, Community Organizations, Databases, Demand Occupations, Demography, Economic Climate, Educational Opportunities, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Enrollment Projections, Information Sources, Job Training, Labor Market, Occupational Information, Population Trends, Postsecondary Education, Public Agencies, Public Schools, Resource Materials, Salary Wage Differentials, Secondary Education, State Agencies, Statewide Planning
Maryland Occupational Information Coordinating Council, 1100 North Eutaw Street, Room 205, Baltimore, MD 21201.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Occupational Information Coordinating Committee, Baltimore.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland