Vocational Education

Over the years, vocational education has undergone a significant transformation. Simple "shop class" has changed into a sophisticated school-to-work system that can prepare students for a range of college and career options after they graduate. Schools across the country are experimenting with the best ways to give students vocational education, and Talk of the Nation will find out these programs are changing students' lives. Guests: Patricia McNeil Secretary-Designate Office of Vocational/Adult Education Department of Education Washington, D.C. Sandra Sarvis Associate Superintendent Swansea, South Carolina School District Columbia, SC Listeners call in

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