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In a vocational void

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Re: ''Tech school image woes worry Ovec'' (BP, April 18). 

One of the dumber things done by the United States in the 1960s _ apart from its misadventures in Southeast Asia _ was to promote the notion that college or university was for everyone and everyone should go.

A by-product of this was to devalue vocational education and the result is that now there is a dearth of qualified semi-skilled professionals available to employers.

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