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ERIC Number: ED012933
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun-30
Pages: 369
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THE RESIDENT COUNSELOR PROJECT IN THE SOUTH-WESTERN CITY SCHOOLS IN CONJUNCTION WITH OHIO UNIVERSITY. A FINAL REPORT.
FROST, JAMES A.
THE MAJOR PURPOSES OF THIS STUDY WERE (1) TO ENRICH THE EXISTING ELEMENTARY GUIDANCE PROGRAM THROUGH THE USE OF RESIDENT COUNSELORS, (2) TO PROVIDE THE OPPORTUNITY FOR SYSTEMATIC RESEARCH CONCERNING THE ELEMENTARY GUIDANCE SERVICES OFFERRED, AND (3) TO EVALUATE THE FUNCTIONING OF RESIDENT COUNSELORS IN AN ON-GOING ELEMENTARY GUIDANCE PROGRAM. RESIDENT COUNSELORS WERE ADVANCED GRADUATE STUDENTS AT OHIO UNIVERSITY. SUMMARIES OF THE ACTUAL COUNSELING CONTACTS MADE IN THE SCHOOL DISTRICT AND REACTIONS OF PRINCIPALS AND TEACHERS TO THE PROGRAM AS A WHOLE ARE GIVEN. A SAMPLE OF THE ACTIVITY LOGS KEPT BY THE COUNSELORS IS ALSO INCLUDED. A SPECIFIC STUDY CONCERNING WORK WAS DESIGNED TO ASSESS THE VOCATIONAL KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES, AND VALUES OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS. SOME OF THE RESULTS WERE--(1) ACADEMIC ABILITY APPEARS TO BE A FACTOR CONTRIBUTING TO OCCUPATIONAL KNOWLEDGE, (2) WHITE COLLAR AND WOMEN'S OCCUPATIONS ARE HELD IN HIGHER REGARD THAN ARE BLUE COLLAR OCCUPATIONS, AND (3) MISINFORMATION FREQUENTLY INFLUENCES CHILDREN. EVALUATIONS OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT AND ITS SUB-PARTS ARE INCLUDED. (SK)
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Authoring Institution: South-Western City School District, Grove City, OH.
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