ERIC Number: ED402454
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
The Texas Tech Prep Consortia: Strategies for Advancing Academic and Technical Education.
Hensley, Oliver D., Ed.; And Others
This book contains 30 chapters on the tech prep initiative in Texas: "The Identity of Tech Prep in Texas" (Tunstall); "A Snap-Shot of the Impact of the Tech Prep Initiative in the Governor's 24 Planning Regions" (Brown); "The Tech Prep Consortium Directors: The Architects for the Future of Texas" (Hensley et al.); "Tech Prep: Jewel in the Crown" (Pickle); "Synthesis of Literature Related to Tech Prep Outcomes" (Key); "North Texas Tech Prep Consortium" (Vaughan); "The Rationale for Tech Prep in the Panhandle of Texas" (McGee); "The Seguin Center for Career Excellence" (Lawlis); "Career Preparation Today for Tomorrow" (Elmore); "Making Our Students Marketable" (Schatz); "Collaboration at Its Best" (Pfeifer); "Career Pathways: A Holistic Approach" (Sanford); "Shadowing Programs for Small Rural Communities" (Wendt); "Apprenticeship Training: The Electromechanical Technology and Agricultural Science and Technology Connection" (Lovelady); "Transfer Planning Guides: A Southwest Texas Approach to Transfer Opportunity" (De Leon); "Working with Senior State Institutions to Establish Transfer Credits for Various Departments and Majors" (Springer); "SCANning the Curriculum: Teaching Workplace Skills" (Hull); "Integration of Academics with Career and Technology through Development of Community Contacts" (Duke); "Epistecybernetics: A New Way of Thinking about Developing, Articulating, and Evaluating Tech Prep Curricula" (Hensley, Rivers); "The Calculus Knowledge Register for Tech Prep" (Sisler); "Creating an Information, Market-Driven Education and Workforce Development System: The Role of Labor Market and Follow-up Information" (Froeschle); "An Analysis of Tech Prep Strategic Planning" (Hensley et al.); "A SWOT [Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats] Analysis of the Texas Approach to Tech Prep Development" (Opp); "Tech Prep--The English Translation" (Sutliff); "The Summer Jobs for Youth Program: An Investment in the Future Well Worth the Price" (Bloomquist, Lackey); "The Importance of Private-Sector Leadership in Tech Prep" (Maldonado, Bubb); "Motorola Career Pathways Program: From School-to-Work to Workforce Development" (Green); "Work that Educates: How to Make Structured Work-Based Learning Work" (Egloff); "Dialogue between Educators and Industry: The Link to Institutionalization of Tech Prep Programs" (Krause); and "Education, Technology and the World of Work: Creating the Future" (Schmitz, Schmitz). (KC)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Career Guidance, Cooperative Programs, Education Work Relationship, Educational Planning, Educational Practices, Guidelines, High Schools, Institutional Cooperation, Program Development, Program Implementation, School Business Relationship, State Programs, Tech Prep, Two Year Colleges, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock.
Identifiers - Location: Texas