ERIC Number: ED348553
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Cooperative Education: A Guide for Maine Cooperative Education Programs.
Vocational Curriculum Resource Center of Maine, Fairfield.; Maine State Dept. of Educational and Cultural Services, Augusta. Bureau of Adult and Secondary Vocational Education.; Maine Association for Cooperative Education.; Maine Association of Vocational Education Administrators.
This handbook has been compiled for coordinators of cooperative education programs at the secondary level in Maine. The handbook includes in-school classroom instruction relating to specific jobs and the world of work. Introductory material includes the Maine Association for Cooperative Education Constitution, By-Laws, and 1991 officers. The handbook contains the following 16 chapters: (1) state requirements for cooperative education programs; (2) legal information; (3) advisory committees; (4) Maine's goals for the year 2000; (5) Maine's common core of learning; (6) objectives of cooperative education programs; (7) suggested general related subject in cooperative education; (8) sample course outline for cooperative education; (9) related technical instruction; (10) job site development; (11) sample student worker evaluation form; (12) resources--19 bibliographic references, 4 miscellaneous resources, 14 films, 13 filmstrips, 11 textbooks, and 5 videocassettes; (13) directory of Maine cooperative education programs; (14) public relations; (15) suggested cooperative education enrichment activities; and (16) miscellaneous sample forms--policy agreement, verification of student insurance coverage, parent permission form, parent permission slip, application and personal data sheet, weekly hours and activity sheet, and instructor permission/release form. (NLA)
Descriptors: Career Education, Cooperative Education, Cooperative Programs, Employment Potential, Guides, High Schools, Instructor Coordinators, Job Skills, State Programs, Work Experience Programs
Vocational Curriculum Resource Center, KVTC, 92 Western Avenue, Fairfield, ME 04937 (loan copies only).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Vocational Curriculum Resource Center of Maine, Fairfield.; Maine State Dept. of Educational and Cultural Services, Augusta. Bureau of Adult and Secondary Vocational Education.; Maine Association for Cooperative Education.; Maine Association of Vocational Education Administrators.