ERIC Number: ED404562
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Office of Vocational and Adult Education Fact Sheets.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
This packet contains 11 2-page fact sheets on various facets of vocational, technical, and adult education. The fact sheets cover the following topics: (1) performance measures and standards--what the law says; (2) career academy programs; (3) integration of academic and vocational education; (4) tech prep education; (5) the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act, Public Law 101-392; (6) integration of academic and vocational education; (7) vocational student organizations; (8) the federal role in vocational education today; (9) career guidance and counseling programs; (10) rural education; and (11) the Secretary's Awards for Outstanding Vocational-Technical Education Programs--1995. Each fact sheet defines and describes its topic, provides some background information or information on the significance of the subject, and includes names and addresses as resources. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Adult Education, Awards, Career Counseling, Career Education, Career Guidance, Compliance (Legal), Educational Legislation, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Government Role, Integrated Curriculum, Postsecondary Education, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Rural Education, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Student Organizations, Tech Prep, Technical Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990