ERIC Number: ED023880
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Aug
Reference Count: 0
A Pilot Study for Gainful Employment in Home Economics. Final Report. Volume III, A Suggested Curriculum Guide for Preparing Clothing Service Workers for Entry Level Jobs.
Cozine, June; And Others
Curriculum guidelines for teacher use in organizing and teaching a course to prepare 11th and 12th grade students for entry level clothing service occupations were developed as part of a pilot study which is reported in VT 006 870. The 1-year program requires 2 hours daily; a 1-hour lab experience or on-the-job work experience is suggested for the second semester. Content areas are: (1) Introduction to Clothing Services, (2) Garment and Pattern Alterations, (3) Clothing Construction, (4) Clothing Maintenance, (5) Textiles, (6) Specialized Sewing, (7) Home Dress Making, (8) Today's Labor Force, (9) Securing a Job, and (10) Success on the Job. Unit organization is composed of objectives, generalizations, sub-concepts designating experiences, student generalizations and evaluations. Resource materials keyed to each subconcept are included in the units. The document also contains bibliographies of books, pamphlets, films, and supplementary materials for the world of work in clothing service occupations. (FP.)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater.