ERIC Number: ED023882
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Aug
Reference Count: 0
A Pilot Study for Gainful Employment in Home Economics. Final Report. Volume II, A Suggested Curriculum Guide for Preparing Child Care Workers for Entry Level Jobs.
Cozine, June; And Others
Curriculum guidelines for teacher use in organizing and teaching a course to prepare 11th and 12th grade students for entry level child care occupations were developed as part of a pilot study which is reported in VT 006 870. Major emphasis of the program included orientation to the world of work, types of child care services, duties of the child care aide, and needs, growth, development, behavior, and guidance of children. The 1-year program requires 1 hour daily plus 300 hours on-the-job work experience. Content areas are: (1) Overview To World of Work, (2) Today's Labor Force, (3) Securing A Job, (4) Success on the Job, (5) Child Care Services, (6) The Child Care Aide, (7) Basic Needs of Children, (8) Growth and Development of Children, (9) Behavior and Guidance, and (10) Play of Children. Unit organization is composed of objectives, generalizations, sub-concepts designating experiences, student generalizations, and evaluation. Resource materials keyed to each sub-concept are included in the units. The document also contains bibliographies of books, pamphlets, films, and supplementary materials for the world of work and child care services. (FP)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater.