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ERIC Number: ED221687
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Pages: 170
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Handbook for Advisors to Student Organizations in Health Occupations.
Schira, Norma Jean; Parker, Martha Ann
This handbook is designed to aid teacher advisors in organizing and operating a chapter of Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) in Kentucky high schools. The handbook consists of 15 chapters covering the following topics: background and purpose of HOSA; organizational structure; organizing a chapter; membership and leadership; constitution and bylaws; parliamentary procedure; meetings and ceremonies; program of activities; budgets and fund raising; advisor responsibilities; competitive events; essential relationships (with school administration, other student organizations, other HOSA chapters, students, parents, and community and health professionals); public relations and resources; chapter evaluation; and HOSA in the classroom. Appendixes to the handbook contain a sample letter to parents of prospective members; sample HOSA forms; guidelines for a club constitution; HOSA study sheets; officer candidacy tests; campaign rules; conference and meeting guidelines; evaluation forms; and references. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Bureau of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Western Kentucky Univ., Bowling Green. Center for Career and Vocational Teacher Education.
Identifiers: Health Occupations Students of America; Kentucky