ERIC Number: ED219608
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Increasing Options through Life/Work Planning. For Teachers and Counselors to Use with Young People Ages 13-18.
Gassman, Roberta; Deutsch, Nancy
This instructional package contains a facilitator's guide, eight learning modules, and 39 handouts for teachers and counselors to use in a program to help adolescents increase their options through life/work planning. Outlined in the facilitator's guide are the nature and importance of life planning; the content, organization, and level of materials provided in the modules; and materials needed and supplemental resources suggested for the program. The modules deal with the following topics: introduction to life planning, coming to know oneself, life decision making, exploring expanded life roles, identifying one's skills, relating values to employment, investigating occupations, and setting life goals. Included in each module are a rationale, objectives, a list of materials needed, suggested time limits for the module, step-by-step instructions for each workshop activity, and all handouts for the module. Recommended for use with students in grades 7-12, the modules utilize an experiential and participatory approach. (MN)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Decision Making, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Potential, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Planning, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Values
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Div. of Instructional Services.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Univ. Extension. Women's Education Resources.
Identifiers: Goal Setting; Life Planning