ERIC Number: ED183864
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Project S.P.I.C.E. Special Partnership in Career Education. Guide to Program Implementation.
Volusia County Schools, Daytona Beach, FL.
This guide describes methods by which an educator can establish a program of career awareness for the educable mentally handicapped student using project SPICE (Special Partnership in Career Education) modules. The first of two sections provides an overview of the SPICE program. Specific topics included are peer facilitation, community career consultants, career-oriented on-site experiences classroom instruction, student project, program objectives, and program participants. Section 2 focuses on program implementation and includes the following subsections: (1) Where Do You Begin?, (2) How Do You Get Administrative Permission to Start Your Program?, (3) How Do You Incorporate Career Education into Your Existing Curriculum?, (4) ow Do You Establish Peer Interaction?, (5) How Do You Secure Community Consultants?, (6) How Do You Arrange On-Site Visits?, (7) Check the Policy in Your District about Transporting Students! (8) How Do You Secure Parental Participation?, and (9) How Do You Involve All the Students? Appended material includes a community career consultant letter and survey, confirmation letters, a brief description of career education, a list of typical student questions, a letter of appreciation, a certificate of appreciation, student thank-you letter formats, and parent letter and permission forms. (LRA)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Career Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Volusia County Schools, Daytona Beach, FL.
Identifiers: Education Amendments 1974; Florida (Volusia County); Project SPICE
Note: For related documents see CE 024 443-450, ED 163 226, and ED 167 775.