ERIC Number: ED348476
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Central Core Materials for Agricultural Education Programs. Core Agricultural Education Curriculum, Central Cluster.
Illinois Univ., Urbana. Office of Agricultural Communications and Education.
This curriculum guide contains six units with relevant problem areas for the central cluster of agricultural education. These problem areas have been selected as suggested areas of study to be included in a core curriculum for secondary students enrolled in an agricultural education program. The six units are as follows: (1) agricultural literacy; (2) generalizable skills in agricultural occupations; (3) basic principles of agricultural science; (4) basic agribusiness principles and skills; (5) developing leadership capabilities in agriculture and agribusiness; and (6) supervised experience in agriculture and horticulture. Each problem area includes some or all of the following components: related problem areas, prerequisite problem areas, occupational tasks addressed, learning assessment plan sheets, instructor's guide, information sheets, student worksheets or assignment sheets and keys, demonstrations, transparency masters, and a discussion guide for transparencies. Suggestions are made for use of the core materials, including specific suggestions for using the different components of a problem area. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Office of Agricultural Communications and Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 061 465-467.