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Beyond Vocational Education

Career Majors, Tech Prep, 1st Edition

By David Pucel


350 pages

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This book provides the practical information you need to make the transition from traditional "vocational" education programs to the new approaches to career and technical education. It shows you how to organize your schools around relevant career majors using a variety of evolving school formats such as Career Major programs, Tech Prep programs, Academies, and Magnet Schools.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Why Applied, Context-based, and Community-Based High School Reform?

Chapter 2: School Formats and High School Reform Innovations

Chapter 3: Establishing career majors

Chapter 4: Developing Career Major Courses

Chapter 5: Integrating and Articulating the Curriculum

Chapter 6 Planning Community-Based Experiences and School-to-Work

Chapter 7: Evaluating Program Effectiveness

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