ERIC Number: ED365805
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Work Education Guidelines.
Manitoba Dept. of Education and Training, Winnipeg.
This guide is intended to assist coordinating teachers in Manitoba in facilitating school and community efforts in developing and improving educational experiences in the workplace. The following topics are covered: the nature and scope of work education (what work education is, programs using it, objectives and outcomes, and related instruction); basic principles of work education (cooperation and communication); participants in work education (students, parents, employers, workers, teachers, administrators, and advisory committees); legal aspects of work education (Public Schools Act and Regulations, student safety, workers compensation, student age limitations, liability, and use of forms); work education practices (planning the use of work education in programs, recruiting and maintaining workstations, caring for students in the workplace, and helpful hints). Appended are work education program registration and workers compensation coverage forms, a checklist for work educators, a list of community resources, a 17-item list of resource materials, pertinent excerpts from Manitoba's laws, and responsibilities of Manitoba Education and Training. (MN)
Descriptors: Cooperative Education, Educational Legislation, Educational Practices, Foreign Countries, Guidelines, High Schools, Legal Responsibility, On the Job Training, Participation, Program Administration, Program Development, Program Implementation, Program Improvement, Records (Forms), Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Dept. of Education and Training, Winnipeg.