The Health Occupations Education Division of the American Vocational Association is only 16 years old, but it has already compiled a history of accomplishments. The original interest group formed by an official of the United States Office of Education numbered 29 members in 1966; today, the Division boasts 2124 professional members. Division members have also organized a national student organization, Health Occupations Students of America; a teacher educators' group: the Association of Health Occupations Teacher Educators; an administrators’ group: the National Association for State Administrators of Health Occupations Education of Health Occupations phase of professional and, a teachers’ group; the National Association of Health Occupations Teachers. The Division is advancing into the next growth and development with the publication of the Journal of Health Occupations Education and the HOE Newsletter.
Randall, Mary M.
"A Brief History and Assessment of the Health Occupations Education Division,"
Journal of Health Occupations Education: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
Available at: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/jhoe/vol1/iss2/4