ERIC Number: ED073254
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Career Awareness. A Teacher's Guide for Elementary Grades.
Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
This teaching guide for the elementary grades contains summaries, in a four-column format, of (1) concepts, (2) activities, (3) resources and references, and (4) linking content, for career education activities in the following fields: (a) community industries, (b) agricultural occupations, (c) distributive education, (d) health occupations, (e) business and office occupations, and (f) technical and trade and industrial education. Various bibliographies and resource lists are appended. Developed under the guidance of the Arkansas State Program Planning Section by a group of teachers, counselors, guidance personnel, students and principals, this project was funded through a research grant under Public Law 90-756. Student drawings illustrate the text, which includes a rationale for these integrated career awareness units and numerous job descriptions correlated with the instructional materials. A wide range of teaching techniques is encouraged, including field trips, role-playing, group discussions, and creative activities. (AG)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.