This guide provides perspectives about Tech Prep from personnel representing the fifty state agencies and many local consortia. Many ideas in this guidebook are drawn from practices perceived by practitioners to work successfully when implementing Tech Prep in recent years. This guide does not advocate just one approach, but considers new ways to think about educational innovations promised by Tech Prep. It also explores an approach to implementing Tech Prep based on the concept of total quality management and its eight essential prerequisites.
MDS-241 / December 1992