ERIC Number: ED327593
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Casebook of Activities for At-Risk Youth in Occupational Education.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Occupational Education Programs.
This casebook has been compiled in response to the expressed need of administrators, counselors, and teachers of occupational education in New York State to share knowledge about programs and initiatives that are successful in helping at-risk students remain in school and graduate with sound occupational skills. Each initiative described in this casebook identifies a contact person who is available for information and materials, to arrange cases-visitations, and to provide other assistance as needed. The programs described include advocacy services, alternative education, counseling services, GED preparation programs, pregnant and parenting teen programs, recreational programs, remedial education, student support services, tutorial programs, and work experience programs. The casebook is divided into the following sections: (1) listing of program initiatives; (2) listing of technique/strategy initiatives; (3) listing of program component initiatives; (4) listing of other initiatives; (5) initiatives categorized by age group; (6) listing of initiatives by name of BOCES; and (7) listing of initiatives by school district. The casebook provides an alphabetic index by program. (AF)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Exploration, Cooperative Education, Dropout Prevention, Dropout Programs, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, High Risk Students, Program Descriptions, School Community Programs, School Districts, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Counselors
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Div. of Occupational Education Programs.
Identifiers: New York