ERIC Number: ED068653
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Vocational Guidance and Career Development in the Schools: Toward a Systems Approach.
Herr, Edwin L.; Cramer, Stanley H.
In addition to surveying the approaches to and elements comprising vocational guidance, this book represents an attempt to develop a position state about the potential significance of vocational guidance within the educational context. As a result of this approach, vocational development is viewed as a subsystem within the larger system of education, and the chapters of this book are designed to carry the reader through the stages of a systems approach to vocational guidance. Chapters cover such topics as: (1) Vocational Guidance: Past, Present, and Future, (2) The Ingredients of Career/Vocational Development, (3) The American Occupational Structure, (4) The Consumers of Vocational Guidance, (5) Formulating Objectives for Vocational Guidance, (6) Vocational Guidance, Vocationalization, and the Elementary, Junior High, and Senior High Schools, (7) Helping Strategies in Vocational Guidance, (8) Assessment and Evaluation in Vocational Guidance, (9) Information in Vocational Guidance, and (10) Bringing About Change in Schools. (SB)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Development, Career Education, Career Guidance, Cooperative Education, Educational Change, Elementary Education, Guidance Programs, Occupational Information, Program Development, Program Evaluation, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Systems Approach
Houghton Mifflin Co., 1900 S. Batavia Ave., Geneva, Illinois 60134
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