ERIC Number: ED064501
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
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Hands On. A Comprehensive Program of Career Orientation for High School Students.
Jolly, William W., Ed.
This publication is the completed portion of the high school segment of a comprehensive program for contemporary curriculum design in vocational education. The entire program embraces career development curriculum for Kindergarten through Grade 12 and utilizes extensive teacher-student participation in the development of instructional materials. This document presents completed materials of the planned four major units of: (1) self-awareness, (2) occupational information, (3) work attitudes, and (4) job exploration with hands-on experiences. The first chapter is devoted to a discussion of career orientation including statements of philosophy and objectives. The second chapter includes instructional material for the unit on job exploration with hands-on experiences. Specific topics include: (1) Appliance Service, (2) Auto Industries, (3) Commercial Foods, (4) Health Occupations, (5) Ornamental Horticulture, and (6) Welding. Pertinent questions and answers regarding general occupation information, and illustrated activities are presented for each topic. (GEB)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Development, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Developmental Programs, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Guides, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Occupational Information, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Teaching Guides, Vocational Education, Work Attitudes
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Authoring Institution: Knox County Dept. of Public Instruction, Knoxville, TN. Dept. of Vocational Education.