ERIC Number: ED379521
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Nov
Applied Technology and Adult Education Acronyms and Definitions. Second Edition.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech. and Adult Education.
This second edition, updated from the 1993 version, consolidates acronyms, abbreviations, and definitions commonly used by educators, researchers, grant writers, technicians, practitioners, and other stakeholders in applied technology and adult education. This edition has been expanded to include abbreviations of Florida's state institutions of higher education and the numerical codes for each county. In addition, definitions and acronyms were added or modified to reflect the dynamic state of applied technology. Terms from the book were compiled from a number of sources: selected educational documents, regulatory sources, citations, and input from persons within state and local educational agencies, professional associations, and other agencies and groups that have an impact on applied technology and adult education. The terms and definitions are used at the federal, state, and local levels. Rules for using acronyms and abbreviations are also included. (KC)
Descriptors: Abbreviations, Adult Education, Definitions, Educational Research, Postsecondary Education, Technological Advancement, Technological Literacy, Technology Education, Vocabulary, Vocational Education
Division of Applied Technology and Adult Education, Bureau of Development, Planning and Information Systems, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. AD 443 BK 94; available to persons with disabilities in a variety of formats).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech. and Adult Education.