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Title: IMPROVEMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION IN THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS, PHASE 1 - AN ASSESSMENT OF THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION DELIVERY SYSTEMS IN SIX INSTITUTIONS OF THE FEDERAL ...
Author(s): F P CRONIN; R E ABRAM; C M WHITSON; B A REINHART
Corporate Author: Ohio State University
National Ctr for Research in Vocational Education
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 200
Sponsoring Agency: Federal Prison Industries, Inc
Washington, DC 20530
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH 43210
Contract Number: 1 PI 2331
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE ADVANTAGES OF THE OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION DELIVERY SYSTEMS WHICH MAKE USE OF CIVIL SERVICE EMPLOYEES AND RESOURCES WITHIN THE COMMUNITY.
Abstract: THE ANALYSIS WAS COMPLETED BY THE CENTER FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION UPON REQUEST OF THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS. THE SIX INSTITUTIONS STUDIED WERE THE U.S. PENITENTIARIES IN TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA, ATLANTA, GEORGIA, AND PLEASANTON, CALIFORNIA, AND THE FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS IN TERMINAL ISLAND, CALIFORNIA, TEXARKANA, TEXAS, AND PETERSBURG, VIRGINIA. SOME OF THE CRITERIA USED IN THE ANALYSIS WERE PROGRAM FACILITIES, COST EFFECTIVENESS, TEACHER PERFORMANCE, AND STUDENT SATISFACTION. A SUMMARY OF THE MAJOR FINDINGS AND SOME RECOMMENDATIONS FOLLOW THE REPORT.
Index Term(s): Civil service; Comparative analysis; Correctional institutions (adult); Federal Bureau of Prisons; Federal correctional facilities; Inmate Programs; Vocational training
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