ERIC Number: ED393979
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Biennial Evaluation Report 1993 and 1994.
Michigan State Council on Vocational Education, Lansing.
This document summarizes the major activities of the Michigan Council on Vocational Education (MCOVE) during the years 1992-93 and 1993-94. The preface outlines the objectives and functions of the MCOVE, which is composed of 13 individuals representing citizens and various groups interested in vocational education in Michigan, including secondary and postsecondary educators, business/industry and labor representatives, and career/guidance counselors. First, the MCOVE members and public meetings held during 1992, 1993, and 1994 are listed. Presented next are the MCOVE's 16 recommendations to Michigan's state board of education (SBE) regarding the 1993-94 and 1995-96 state plan for vocational education and the SBE's responses to each recommendation. The following major activities conducted by the MCOVE during 1992-93 and 1993-94 are summarized: school-to-work study; adult/juvenile offender corrections studies; standards and assessment paper; Job Training Partnership Act evaluation; distribution of vocational funds; Future of Area Centers development; special populations study, teacher educator study; and study of vocational education's linkages with Michigan's business community. Concluding the report are responses to MCOVE's 1991-1992 biennial evaluation report and a list of 1992-1994 MCOVE award winners. (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Annual Reports, Cooperative Planning, Correctional Education, Educational Planning, Educational Policy, Policy Formation, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Resource Allocation, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, State Boards of Education, State Standards, Statewide Planning, Student Evaluation, Teacher Education, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Michigan Center for Career and Technical Education, 230 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Council on Vocational Education, Lansing.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990; Job Training Partnership Act 1982