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ERIC Number: ED349035
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-May
Vocational Education Special Projects, California Community Colleges: Individual Project Profiles, 1988-89 and 1989-90. Special Project 90-0406.
Evaluation and Training Inst., Los Angeles, CA.
During 1988-89 and 1989-90, vocational education special projects were funded at institutions within the California Community Colleges (CCC) through the Carl D. Perkins Vocational Education Act. To meet reporting requirements, the Chancellor's Office of the CCC contracted with the Evaluation and Training Institute to conduct a third-party evaluation of these projects. Drawing from an analysis of project documentation, telephone interviews with project directors, and site visits to a statewide sample of projects, this directory presents brief profiles for 52 projects funded in 1988-89, and 58 projects funded in 1989-90. Each of the profiles includes the following information: project title and contact, funding source and amount of funding; goals and activities; management and administration data; and project outcomes. Profiles are provided under the following eight headings: (1) 2 + 2 Articulation (17 profiles); (2) Community Based Organizations (6 profiles); (3) Criminal Offenders (2 profiles); (4) Curriculum Development (7 profiles); (5) Innovative (10 profiles); (6) Professional Development (36 profiles); (7) Research (20 profiles); and (8) Student Organizations and Student Services (11 profiles). Sample project titles include: Computer Managed and Aided Instruction; Video Development for Nursing Recruitment; Gender Equity Resource Systems; Dissemination of Model Curriculum; Women Working in the Trades; Business Faculty Internship; and Model Support Service Programs for Retaining Single Parents/Homemakers in Vocational Training Programs. An index listing profiles by funded agency is included. (PAA)
Descriptors: Ancillary School Services, Articulation (Education), Community Colleges, Community Programs, Correctional Education, Directories, Educational Innovation, Educational Research, Job Training, Professional Development, Profiles, Program Descriptions, State Programs, Student Organizations, Technical Education, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California Community Colleges, Sacramento. Office of the Chancellor.; Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Evaluation and Training Inst., Los Angeles, CA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Carl D Perkins Vocational Education Act 1984