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ERIC Number: ED083656
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Oct
Pages: 93
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Teaching Communication Skills in the Context of the World of Work: A Pilot Project.
Brilhart, Barbara L.
Contained in this report are: (1) survey of work-orientation theories and projects which both reviews the literature on the subject and describes innovative work-oriented curricula now being implemented; (2) an introduction to the goals and purposes of the Indian Hill Junior High School Job Club Project, a project which attempted to promote the vocational development of low income area students and to enhance their communication skills; (3) a description of the project, including an initial questionnaire, pre- and post-club data on the sample, and conclusions from the project; (4) comparisons of Inidan Hill students' with 158 middle-class students' work orientation; (5) implications of the project; (6) guidelines for a ninth grade course in occupations, including behavioral objectives, course content, course activities, and evaluation and individual counseling; and (7) a 90-item bibliography. (DD)
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Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ., Omaha. Center for Urban Affairs.