ERIC Number: ED422496
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Modified Occupational Completion Points in Vocational Education for Students with Disabilities. Proceedings Document (Tampa, Florida, October 27-28, 1997, November 6-7, 1997).
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.; Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Instructional Support and Community Services.
This document reports the outcomes of a series of meetings held in Florida to provide an overview of modified occupational completion points (MOCPs), to share examples of successful district practices, and to develop plans for implementing MOCPs in the state. Part 1 explains that MOCPs are student performance standards adapted for use with vocational students with disabilities. Part 2 presents information on developing and implementing modified occupational completion points. Part 3 includes documentation of the implementation of MOCPs in the Districts of Miami-Dade; St. Lucie, Martin, and Indian River Tri-County Consortium; and Broward County. Information includes an overview of the process in each district and MOCPs for the following areas of study: commercial foods and culinary arts, carpentry, automotive technology, retail and marketing, early childhood education, and graphic arts. MOCPs include student performance standards and substandards (competencies), job tasks, allowable modifications, and samples of matrices and certificates. Six appendixes contain the following: workshop presenters, participants in the October and November meetings, Course Modifications Rule, overview of MOCPs, and meeting information. (KC)
Descriptors: Carpentry, Child Care Occupations, Competence, Competency Based Education, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Educationally Disadvantaged, Foods Instruction, Graphic Arts, High Schools, Job Skills, Marketing, Performance Factors, State Standards, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Division of Workforce Development, Room 644, Turlington Bldg., 325 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. DD 030); toll-free phone: 800-342-9271.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.; Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Instructional Support and Community Services.
Identifiers - Location: Florida