ERIC Number: ED069858
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Career Education: A Position Paper.
Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln.
This paper sets forth the position of the Nebraska State Department of Education regarding career education in order to provide a basis for the development of additional materials and assistance which will facilitate the establishment of career education programs in Nebraska schools. Career education is viewed as a comprehensive, systematic, and cohesive plan of instruction that will provide each student the opportunity to plan and prepare for a meaningful and satisfying work role. In addition to defining career education, this paper offers a discussion of: (1) a rationale for career education, (2) basic concepts of career education, (3) components of a career education program, including curriculum design, teacher preparation, and community involvement, and (4) guidelines for implementing a career education program. (SB)
Descriptors: Career Development, Career Education, Community Involvement, Curriculum Design, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Educational Policy, Guidelines, Program Development, State Boards of Education, Teacher Education
Nebraska State Dept. of Education, 233 South 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln.
Identifiers - Location: Nebraska