ERIC Number: ED337630
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Business Office Clerical/Business Office Services. Teacher's Guide.
This curriculum guide for business office clerical/business office services provides instructional materials for Texas business course instructors. The following sections are included: (1) introduction; (2) keyboarding--skills, proofreading, and word processing; (3) filing--alphabetic, numeric, and electronic; (4) operating office machines--reprographics (layout and design, supplementary machines, copy machines, fluid duplication process, stencil duplication process, offset process, and desktop publishing), electronic calculator applications, and computer applications; (5) communicating effectively--traditional and electronic mail, telephone skills, written and language usage skills; (6) social implications of computer usage; and (7) closure. Each section is divided into units with guides for the teacher and guides for the student. The suggested unit lesson plan of the instructor's guide may contain the following information: essential element; allocated time; unit objective; student competencies; focus; domains; basic skills; content outline; suggested teacher activities matrix and answers; resources; handout(s); transparency master(s); and competency checklist, test, and answers. The unit student's guide may contain the following sections: unit objective; student competencies; focus; terminology; unit overview; activities; and skill building chart. Seven appendices are included, they provide: reference addresses; course descriptions; office education essential elements; suggested equipment list; steps in lesson plan development; course competency checklist; and a description of provisions for students with special needs. (NLA)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Business Education, Calculators, Clerical Occupations, Communication Skills, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Science Education, Desktop Publishing, Electronic Mail, Filing, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Keyboarding (Data Entry), Office Automation, Office Machines, Office Occupations Education, Proofreading, Reprography, Social Influences, Teaching Guides, Telephone Usage Instruction, Word Processing, Writing Instruction
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75428 (order no. BO-326-TG).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Educational Development and Training Center.