ERIC Number: ED169217
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Development of State Plan for Career Education in Alabama. Final Report.
Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery.
This state plan for career education in Alabama describes the first-year objectives and operational procedures of the State Advisory Council for Career Education. Activities of the following six task forces are reported: (1) needs assessment for grades K-12, (2) postsecondary needs assessment, (3) noneducational (business and industry) needs assessment; (4) public relations, (5) budget, and (6) resource identification. Most of this document reports the results collected by six needs assessment instruments which were used to survey grades K-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, parents and administrators and teachers. Overall results are summarized; in addition, detailed data are provided for each instrument. A Gantt chart outlines the one-year goals which were achieved, and the five-year goals are enumerated. Evaluation plans, dissemination activities, special activities, and anticipated changes and/or problems are briefly described. Appended materials include the needs assessment instruments, minutes of the meetings, and related correspondence. (BM)
Descriptors: Administrators, Advisory Committees, Career Education, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Needs Assessment, Parents, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Public Relations, State Surveys, Statewide Planning, Surveys, Teachers
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Career Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Dept. of Education, Montgomery.
Identifiers - Location: Alabama
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1974