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The Patriot - Harrisburg, PA
Monday, November 23, 1992
"Vo-Tech School's Pride Rests in Outcome Based Education"
By Wythe Keever - Patriot News
While controversy grows over plans to introduce outcome-based education in Pennsylvania public schools, the idea has caught fire among vocational schools that have been using the approach for years.

At Dauphin County Technical School, enthusiastic teachers and administrators say outcome-based or performance-based education allows students to work at their own paces, and holds both teachers and students accountable for learning before students progress to advanced levels.

The enthusiasm has produced results. In 1990, the school was cited as a National Model by the U.S. Department of Education and was named among the top 10 vocational schools in the country by the National Association of State Directors of Vocational Education...


 
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