ERIC Number: EJ603971
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Linking School-to-Work and Rural Development.
Harmon, Hobart L.
FORUM for Applied Research and Public Policy, v15 n1 p97-100 Spr 2000
Suggests that school-to-work initiatives can be an important policy tool for rural development. Discusses key components of school-to-work systems (school-based learning, work-based learning, and connecting activities); national and international trends impacting rural economies; rural advantages and weaknesses related to economic development; and potential community benefits of local school-to-work partnerships. (SV)
Descriptors: Career Education, Community Development, Community Needs, Education Work Relationship, Educational Needs, Rural Development, Rural Economics, Rural Education, Rural Schools, School Community Relationship, Secondary Education
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