TITLE

Missing the Vocational Boat

AUTHOR(S)
DOMENECH, DANIEL A.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
School Administrator;Jan2011, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses vocational education in the U.S., arguing that this kind of training is de-emphasized in favor of college preparation programs. The author examines African-American and Latino high school dropouts as well as youth unemployment rates. He also explores Switzerland's education system, in which many students enroll in vocational training and complete apprenticeships.
ACCESSION #
55804731

 

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