ERIC Number: ED213954
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Job Creation: Creative Materials, Activities, & Strategies for the Classroom.
Smutny, Joan Franklin; And Others
Designed for use by high school students, their teachers, and counselors, these six learning modules contain creative materials to encourage individuals to think about their own talents, skills, interests, and capacities for job creation. Each module consists of student worksheets and teacher guides. Covered in the first five modules are the following topics: (1) identifying personal skills and their relationship to job creation; (2) identifying job creation opportunities in the community; (3) planning and organizing in job creation; (4) elements of job creation, including involvement, community, risk-taking, accomplishing, and task performance; and (5) assessing oneself and one's readiness for involvement in entrepreneurship as well as starting and developing new ideas. The sixth module (complementing the first five) consists of an audio cassette script, which includes the words to 11 songs as well as worksheets for teachers and students. (MN)
Descriptors: Audiotape Cassettes, Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Career Education, Career Planning, Community Characteristics, Community Involvement, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Instructional Materials, Interests, Job Development, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: National Coll. of Education, Evanston, IL.