ERIC Number: EJ465842
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Vocational Education Preparation.
Naughton, Patrick W.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v17 n4 p309-14 Jul-Aug 1993
Describes Hawaii Community College's vocational preparation (Voc Prep) program, which focuses on basic communication, literacy, and mathematics skills to prepare students to enter vocational programs. Compares the Voc Prep learning community model, which includes vocational and basic skills instruction, personal development, and counseling, with other models. Discusses retention outcomes. (MAB)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, English Instruction, High Risk Students, Literacy Education, Program Descriptions, Remedial Instruction, Remedial Mathematics, Remedial Programs, Transitional Programs, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
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