Resource guide for vocational school libraries, including links to career exploration, job market, employment
skills, schools, reference sites, and more.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education
The Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE) supports a wide range of programs and activities that help
young people and adults obtain the knowledge and skills they need for successful careers and productive lives.
Vocational Education Resources
From Steven E. Sorg, Ph.D., University of Central Florida, directory of vocational education resources including
legislation and research.
Vocational Technical Education Resources
From Dr. Steve Yuen's Homepage, listings of career planning, job information, curriculum resources, organizations
School To Work
This is a comprehensive site on the subject of the School To Work initiative and includes facts, student, educator
and teacher perspectives, legislative information and resources.
National Skills Standards Board
The NSSB was created by the National Skill Standards Act of 1994 to encourage the creation and adoption of a
national system of voluntary skill standards that will enhance the ability of the United States to compete effectively
in a global economy. These voluntary skill standards will be developed by industry in full partnership with
education, labor, and community-based organizations, and will be flexible, portable, and continuously updated
Career and Technical Education Week
Feb. 11-17, 2001
Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) will provide a how-to promotion kit that you can access
on this web site beginning in November. It includes tips on organizing school and community events, proclamation
forms for signing by mayors, governors and other officials, and model press releases.
SkillsUSA-VICA is a national organization serving nearly 250,000 high school and college students and professional
members who are enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health