ERIC Number: ED073288
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Career Education: A Handbook for Program Initiation.
McMinn, J. H., Comp.; Morris, Ken, Comp.
This compilation of ideas, sample activities, and other information has been prepared for use by classroom teachers, counselors, career education leaders, and school administrators in initiating career education programs. Section of the handbook provide: (1) a description of the career-centered curriculum, which is a curriculum designed to help students develop socio-logical, psychological, and occupational skills through a developmental program divided into stages of career awareness, exploration, preparation, and continuing education, (2) a listing of the responsibilities of the administrator, career educator, occupational orientation teachers, counselor, teacher, and teacher aides in the career education programs, (3) a chart illustrating career development concepts at the primary, intermediate, and secondary grade levels, (4) a guide for planning career activities based on developmental tasks and characteristic reactions of certain stages of development, and (5) a listing of career activities. The activities, which are divided into elementary, middle school, and high school levels, consist of instructional procedures, resources, and materials keyed to units of study and subject matter areas. (SB)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Career Awareness, Career Development, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Elementary Education, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Program Development, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Teacher Responsibility
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.