ERIC Number: ED442957
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
The NOICC/SOICC Network, 1976-2000. Administrative Report No. 22.
Walker, Mary Margaret
This document examines the operation of the National Occupational Information Coordinating Committee/State Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (NOICC/SOICC) network in 1976-2000. Presented first is an overview of the NOICC/SOICC network that begins by explaining the NOICC's relationship with the SOICCs in activities related to job training, vocational-technical education, employment security, vocational rehabilitation, economic development, and higher education. Also included in the overview are brief discussions of selected NOICC/SOICC activities in 1996-2000 in the following areas: development of career education instructional materials for career educators and students; formulation of national career development guidelines; design and improvement of career information delivery systems; establishment of one-stop career centers; development of Web-based information on training and careers; and dissemination of labor market information. Presented next is a look at past NOICC activities and NOICC/SOICC activities in 36 states and the District of Columbia. Concluding the document is a financial report that details the NOICC's sources of funding and expenditures and lists NOICC grants for state activities. Appended are the following: lists of NOICC staff and technical steering group members in 1976-2000; NOICC recognition awards and recipients; NOICC resources and publications; NOICC training programs and conferences; SOICC directory; and excerpts from NOICC/SOICC-related legislation. (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Agency Cooperation, Career Education, Cooperative Planning, Coordination, Data Collection, Delivery Systems, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Federal State Relationship, Financial Support, Grants, Guidelines, Information Dissemination, Information Networks, Instructional Development, Internet, Leadership, Libraries, Material Development, Occupational Information, Organizational Change, Organizational Development, Partnerships in Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Costs, Program Development, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Training, World Wide Web
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (DOL/ETA), Washington, DC.