ERIC Number: ED393485
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
South Central Kansas Gender Equity Project. 1994-95 Annual Report, Field Trip Guide, and Library Resource Catalog.
Dodson-Pennington, Laura S.; And Others
Cowley County Community College established the South Central Kansas Gender Equity Educational Resource Center in 1991-92 to facilitate career awareness, exploration, and preparation by students of all ages, focusing on opportunities in non-traditional fields for both females and males. This document presents an annual report for the Center for 1994-95, a guide to planning field trips, and a catalog of materials available through the Gender Equity program. The Annual Report provides information on the following areas: (1) the project's mission and services; (2) major activities; (3) the advisory committee; (4) requests for service, indicating that 84 people contacted the Center generating 123 requests for service; (5) library requests and materials circulation, indicating that 271 items were circulated; (6) outcomes from the college's Technology Day and the Center's Young Women's Conference; (7) mailings and information dissemination; (8) region-wide project results; and (9) a calendar and list of goals for 1995-96. Appendixes to the Annual Report include an agenda from an advisory committee meeting, service request form, an evaluation survey instrument, recommendations for program improvement, and sample brochures. The Program Field Trip Guide provides a directory of businesses, museums, libraries, media, and government services in the South Central Kansas area which can be visited as a class activity. The Guide includes addresses and contact people for each institution, as well as hints on planning field trips. Finally, the Library Resource Catalog lists books, texts, booklets, papers, posters, instructional materials, videos, and computer software available through the program, and includes a sample materials request form. (TGI)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kansas State Board of Education, Topeka.
Authoring Institution: Cowley County Community Coll. and Area Vocational-Technical School, Arkansas City, KS.
Note: Project supported by funds from the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act.