ERIC Number: ED112078
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Business and Office Career Education Project: The Secondary/Post-Secondary Component.
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins. Dept. of Vocational Education.
The manual for the secondary and postsecondary component of the Business and Office Career Education Curriculum Project consists of four parts. Part 1 contains a concept paper on business and office occupations that describes some of the changes occurring in business and industry and points out some curriculum implications deriving from these changes. Part 2 contains five articles which describe activities secondary and postsecondary business teachers can use to promote career development. Part 3 consists of an article, Prepare for Tomorrow, Frederick H. Antil, which describes some changes occurring in the life insurance industry and points out the curriculum implications of these changes for business and office training programs. Part 4 contains a list of 40 publishers of career preparation textbooks and materials for business and office education, with grade levels and subject areas specified, and a list of business and professional organizations from which career-related materials can be obtained. An appendix contains a questionnaire designed to assess the degree to which educators and administrators have integrated technological, employee rights, social, and educational methodology changes into their career education projects. (Author/JR)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins. Dept. of Vocational Education.