ERIC Number: ED167422
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Science Career Exploration for Women.
Smith, Walter S.; Stroup, Kala M.
The main body of this pamphlet presents science career exploration activities for women in the form of six modules. Complete modules can be used as presented or activities may be adapted or borrowed to suit individual situations. The modules are titled: (1) Turning A Girl Onto Science Careers; (2) What Do I Want Out of Life?; (3) How Do Parents and Friends Affect a Woman's Career Choice?; (4) What Careers Are Available?; (5) What's it Like to be a Professional Woman in a Science Career?; and (6) OK, I'm Sold on Trying a Science Career, But How Do I Get From Here to There? In addition, some information on how to use the modules is presented along with a discussion of sources of conflict in females at adolescence. (BB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Exploration, Employed Women, Females, Feminism, Role Models, Science Careers, Science Education, Scientific Personnel, Scientists, Women Faculty, Womens Education
National Science Teachers Association, 1742 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 (Stock Number 471-14748; $2.50)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.
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