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vocational education

noun
1.
educational training that provides practical experience in a particular occupational field, as agriculture, home economics, or industry.
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  • Much has been said in recent years about vocational education.

    On the Firing Line in Education Adoniram Judson Ladd
  • Higher education through correspondence courses opened new avenues to people who had previously had only a vocational education.

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    Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • The project device, as employed in vocational education, will also lend itself in many instances to the unit division of work.

    The High School Failures Francis P. Obrien
  • Not vocational education but vocational guidance is now more nearly the thought.

    On the Firing Line in Education Adoniram Judson Ladd
  • Similar work with adults is carried on by the State department of vocational education and rehabilitation organized in 1921.

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  • Another difficulty is the expense of providing the necessary equipment for vocational education.

    Society Henry Kalloch Rowe
  • For the man's ignorance and inefficiency it is proposed that the vocational education of boys be widely extended.

    Society Henry Kalloch Rowe
  • It would be quite possible for a narrowly conceived scheme of vocational education to perpetuate this division in a hardened form.

  • The studies also dealt with all forms of vocational education conducted at that time under public school auspices.

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