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A Public School Program for Collecting and Using Occupational Information


by A. H. Edgerton & R. B. Cunliffe 1924

Much of the criticism of the vocational guidance movement in this country mar be attributed to the increasing objection to having early decisions forced upon young persons by the larger experience of adults. Despitethe recognized need for providing adequate counsel and guidance to assist individuals in intelligently choosing both educational opportunities and life occupations, constructive criticism continues to be directed toward those practices which force unreliable information and unwarranted decisions upon either children or adults. Present-day complexities resulting from the many changes in our social and economic development, demaridthat public school pupils no longer be required to base such important decisions and adjustments upon mere opinion or meager data.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 23, No. 2.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 25 Number 5, 1924, p. 119-138
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 20861, Date Accessed: 12/15/2017 1:03:47 PM

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