ERIC Number: ED436658
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
American Vocational Education Research Association (AVERA) Annual Research Meeting in Conjunction with the Annual Convention of the Association for Career and Technical Education. Proceedings (Orlando, Florida, December 11-13, 1999).
Camp, William G., Ed.
This document contains 14 research papers presented at the American Vocational Education Research Association (AVERA) annual meeting. The following papers are included: "Factors that Influence Students to Attend 4-Year Automotive Programs" (Gregory G. Belcher, Robert L. Frisbee); "The Training Needs of Vocational Teachers for Working with Special Needs Learners" (Samuel E. Cotton); "High Schools that Work: Improving Skills in Reading, Mathematics, and Science in Agricultural Education Students" (James Flowers); "Development of a Perceived Needs Instrument for Georgia's Adult Agriculture Program" (Teresa Lynn Hamlin, Robert Wicklein); "Feedback Seeking in Training Settings" (K. Peter Kuchinke); "Philosophical Foundations of Human Resource Development" (K. Peter Kuchinke); "Life After College: Career Expectations of Division I African American Football Players" (Brenda A. Martin); "Large-Scale State Government Survey of Office Workers' Training Needs: Implication for Vocational Education" (Donna H. Redmann); "Academic and Agricultural Education in North Carolina" (Dana L. Roberson, Jim Flowers, and Gary E. Moore); "Negotiating the Transition from School-to-Work: Career-Related Characteristics and Postsecondary Attainment of Work-Bound Youth" (Jay W. Rojewski); "Concerns of Traditionally and Alternatively Certified Marketing Education Teachers" (Allen D. Truell); "Initiatives That Assist and Barriers That Hinder the Successful Transition of Minority Youth into the Workplace" (Rose Mary Wentling, Consuelo Waight); "Employability Skills Required for the 21st Century Jamaican Workforce: Implications for Education and Training" (Claudette Williams-Myers); and "Perceptions of Technical Education Professionals Regarding the Purposes of Technical Education Programs in Zimbabwe's Secondary Schools" (Davison M. Mupinga). The articles include abstracts and lists of references. (KC)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Career Education, Classroom Techniques, Education Work Relationship, Educational Needs, Employment Potential, Foreign Countries, Job Skills, Labor Force Development, Marketing, Office Occupations Education, Performance Factors, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Certification, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Vocational Education Research Association.
Identifiers - Location: Jamaica; Zimbabwe