ERIC Number: ED173568
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Implementing Career Education: California Plan for Career Education, 1978-1983.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Part of a series designed to assist California school districts with the implementation of career education in K-12, this paper contains the California Plan for Career Education, 1978-1983. Chapter 1 introduces the plan, stating its purpose, rationale, definitions, the need for career education in California, career education goals and a conceptual model of career education. In Chapter 2, the needs and planning objectives identified in the state plan are found to be validated through legislation, public hearings, and correspondence. Chapter 3 outlines the role and responsibilities of the State Department of Education while Chapter 4 delineates the types of professional assistance and planning steps the offices of county superintendents of schools may want to address. In Chapter 5 are contained the illustrative planning and implementation steps for local educational agencies. The focus of Chapter 6 is statewide implementation of the plan so that career education goals can be translated into program goals, objectives, and strategies. The appendixes cover the following topics: (1) prior activities and accomplishments of the State Department; (2) recently funded career education programs; (3) samples of policy statements and needs assessment instruments; (4) supportive concepts for career education goals; (5) translation of career education goals into learner objectives by age; and (6) evaluation of the plan's implementation. (ELG)
Descriptors: Career Education, Community Involvement, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Guides, Models, Needs Assessment, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Validation, School Districts, State Departments of Education, State School District Relationship, Statewide Planning, Superintendents
Publications Sales, California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802 ($0.85 each)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Note: For a related document see CE 021 493