ERIC Number: ED107868
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Handbook for Teachers and Administrators of Occupational Orientation Programs in Mississippi. Revised.
Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.
The handbook was prepared as a guide for school administrators and teachers of occupational orientation in secondary schools to help them develop an occupational orientation program which will meet the needs of their students. Topics discussed are: a definition and philosophy of occupational orientation; general objectives; course structure and credit; time; recommended enrollment; suggested grade level and priorities for enrollment; place of occupational orientation in the secondary curriclum; professional requirements for teachers of occupational orientation and vocational guidance counselors; policies governing requirements for salaries; suggested resources for teaching occupational orientation; testing; implementation of occupational orientation; and assistance from State Department of Education. (Author/NH)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Career Awareness, Career Choice, Career Guidance, Course Objectives, Integrated Curriculum, Program Development, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Research and Curriculum Unit, Drawer DX, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.