ERIC Number: ED099657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
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An Aid for Planning Programs in Career Education.
Illinois State Board of Vocational Education and Rehabilitation, Springfield. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Offered as an aid for developing sequential occupational education programs, the publication presents a concept in career education planning beginning with kindergarten and continuing through adult years. Career education goals are defined, and steps in planning sequential programs are outlined as follows: (1) organization of the occupational advisory committee, (2) identification of employment opportunities, (3) determination of instructional objectives, (4) development of instructional content, (5) determination of program duration, (6) establishment of criteria for enrollment of students, (7) determination of facilities and equipment, (8) arrangements for staffing, (9) provisions for occupational guidance and placement, and (10) establishment of evaluation procedures. K-8 occupational information activities are suggested and sequential occupational program models for the four secondary levels offered for: (1) applied biological and agricultural occupations; (2) business, marketing, and agricultural occupations; (3) health occupations; (4) industrial oriented occupations; and (5) personal and public service occupations. A list of postsecondary programs in each of the five occupational areas concludes the document. (MW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Vocational Education and Rehabilitation, Springfield. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.