ERIC Number: ED114508
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Career Education Study Unit: Bridgeport's Exemplary Project in Career Education 1973-1974.
Bridgeport Public Schools, CT.
The study unit is intended for use by teachers in an exemplary project in career education in Bridgeport, Connecticut for the school year 1973-1974. It consists of three complete units each for the kindergarten through grade 8 levels with five career clusters identified for grades 6, 7, and 8. The units for use at the kindergarten level focus on parents and work--in the home, outside the home, and volunteer work. Grades 1 and 2 study jobs in school and community. The units for grades 3 and 4 center around occupations in local and State government, communications in Bridgeport, and manufacturing in Connecticut. Some of the unit topics for grades 5 through 8 are: transportation, manufacturing, marine science, hospitality and recreation, marketing and distribution, and environment. Each unit includes its goals, behavioral objectives, and learning activities. Many also include sample tests, materials and resources, and bibliographies. Short career exploratory courses in cosmetology, horticulture, and musical instrument repair are also outlined. (NJ)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Bridgeport Public Schools, CT.
Identifiers - Location: Connecticut