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ERIC Number: ED385745
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Dec
Pages: 147
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
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State of Alabama Annual Vocational Education Performance Report for Fiscal Year 1994.
Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Div. of Vocational Education Services.
During fiscal year 1994, enrollment in secondary-level vocational education (VE) in Alabama totaled 202,402. Secondary school districts provided VE to 17,037 adult students, and postsecondary institutions provided regular occupational/technical training to 80,764 adults and training for business/industry to 19,723 adults. Secondary and/or postsecondary career and technology education was provided to 5,494 single parents, displaced homemakers, and single pregnant women; 4,275 inmates at 7 corretional institutions; 26,108 academically or economically disadvantaged students; and 101 limited-English-proficient students. The following aspects/areas of VE also received special attention: revision/refinement of performance standards and core measures for evaluating secondary and postsecondary programs; state leadership and professional development; consumer/homemaking education; tech prep; integration of applied academics; and career guidance and counseling. (Appendixes constituting approximately one-third of this report include the following: Alabama standards and measures for secondary VE; outline of Alabama's secondary occupational program; list of Alabama two-year colleges with VE programs; descriptions of exemplary programs for selected special needs individuals; job descriptions for selected VE positions; special populations services monitoring instrument; list of Alabama tech prep consortia; and lists of course requirements for a certificate and an associate degree in travel/tourism management.) (MN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery. Div. of Vocational Education Services.
Identifiers - Location: Alabama
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990