ERIC Number: ED384802
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Jul
The 1995 Agenda for the National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Berkeley, CA.
This document outlines the National Center for Research Vocational Education's 1995 agenda. The agenda is divided into two parts. Part 1 summarizes the center's plans for research and development activities on the following six themes: the economic context of vocational education (VE); institutions, "systems," governance, and policy; effective curriculum development and teaching practices; students; personnel; and accountability and assessment. First, recent developments related to each theme and premises of the agenda for each theme are discussed. Next, project proposals are presented for each theme area. Each proposal contains the following: theme area; project title; project director; key words; and brief project description (including project purpose, first-year goals and activities, intended products, primary audience, and/or avenues for dissemination). Part 2 summarizes the center's plans regarding the following dissemination and training activities: development/implementation of dissemination and professional outreach programs, establishment of an office of student services, publication of research syntheses under the title "CenterFocus," presentation of a skills standard conference, development of a practitioner guide to new curricula and teaching on education for work, and provision of technical assistance to the Vocational Education Consortium of the Southern Regional Education Board. (MN)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Accountability, Conferences, Curriculum Development, Educational Economics, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Educational Research, Information Dissemination, Material Development, Organizational Objectives, Outreach Programs, Professional Development, Program Administration, Program Evaluation, Research and Development, Research and Development Centers, Research Projects, Research Proposals, Resource Materials, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Technical Assistance, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
NCRVE Materials Distribution Service, 46 Horrabin Hall, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL 61455 (order no. MDS-990: $4.50).
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Research in Vocational Education, Berkeley, CA.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A