ERIC Number: ED414425
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Integrating Academic and Vocational Education. A Resource Guide.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.; Florida State Dept. of Labor and Employment Security, Tallahassee.
The first of four sections of this guide contains reprints of the following: "But I've Been Doing This for Years: Informal Integration of Vocational and Academic Education Pilot Test Report" (Chris A. Roegge, Ahmed Ferej); "Curriculum Integration in School-to-Work Systems" (National School-to-Work Learning and Information Center); "Integrating Academic and Vocational Education: An Equitable Way to Prepare Middle Level Students for the Future" (Sue E. Berryman, et al.); "Integration of Academic and Vocational Education Myths and Realities" (Bettina A. Lankard); "Trends toward a Closer Integration of Vocational Education and Human Resource Development" (Elwood F. Holton, III, James W. Trott, Jr.); and "What Works: When Teachers Integrate Vocational and Academic Education" (June B. Schmidt). The second section, an annotated bibliography of 55 references, includes the following: (1) materials for selecting and using strategies for successful integration; (2) implementation guides for bridging the gap between academic and vocational education; and (3) curriculum materials for teachers. References are categorized as follows: books/guides/handbooks/manuals, literature reviews, model programs, reports, studies, videotapes, and viewpoints. The final two sections list 23 organizations that can provide information, resources, and technical assistance; and 5 newsletters that cover related issues. Materials for the bibliography were selected from the ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database on DIALOG), the World Wide Web, and the Florida School-to-Work Clearinghouse database. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Citations (References), Classroom Techniques, Education Work Relationship, Educational Improvement, Educational Resources, Educational Strategies, Educational Trends, High Schools, Human Resources, Integrated Curriculum, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Florida Department of Education, Product Distribution, Room 6444, 325 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32399 (order no. GE 366 BK 97).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.; Florida State Dept. of Labor and Employment Security, Tallahassee.