ERIC Number: ED418242
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Iowa Vocational Education Performance Report. Fiscal Year 1997.
Iowa State Dept. of Education, Des Moines. Bureau of Technical and Vocational Education.
This report provides a summary of the activities of vocational education programs in Iowa in Fiscal Year 1997, especially in regard to the use of federal funds. The following 11 sections cover the main components of the state's vocational education program: (1) use of Perkins' funds; (2) vocational education goals and performance standards; (3) achievement in Iowa vocational education goals with Title II funds; (4) state leadership activities; (5) programs for single parents, displaced homemakers, and single pregnant women; (6) sex equity; (7) statewide projects funded with equity reserves; (8) programs for criminal offenders in corrections institutions; (9) family and consumer sciences programs; (10) tech prep programs; and (11) vocational education linkages with school-to-work. The report includes six enrollment charts and seven tables. (KC)
Descriptors: Correctional Education, Education Work Relationship, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Special Needs Students, State Programs, Tech Prep, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Dept. of Education, Des Moines. Bureau of Technical and Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Iowa
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act 1990; Equal Educational Opportunities Act 1974