ERIC Number: ED106471
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
A Position Paper: Career Education.
Saint Paul Public Schools, Minn.
Career education program goals in the St. Paul public schools aim at integrating career education concepts into existing curricula and developing new programs where necessary in home school programs, specialized learning centers, and grades K-12. Some high schools will offer learning and occupational center facilities to students from all attendance areas. Elementary schools are being grouped in clusters, career counseling services are being expanded, and placement services are offered as they are needed. The position paper includes a brief background statement on the need for career education in St. Paul; definitions of career education; program goals; student objectives for each level, K-12; and implementation and support activities. Appended materials include: glossary, a statement by the St. Paul Teachers' Career Education Committee, and the State Board of Education position paper on career education adopted in 1972. Ordering information for resource materials is also included. (MDW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Saint Paul Public Schools, Minn.