ERIC Number: ED114649
Record Type: Non-Journal
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New Opportunities for Work. Career Education Activity Guide.
Lewiston School District, ME.
The New Opportunities for Work Exemplary Career Education Program (N.O.W.) guide is comprised of 25 world of work learning packages for grades K-6, two units on career education in art for grades K-6 and K-3, 14 minicourses designed for leisure time activities, and 19 learning packages on careers for grades 7-9. It concludes with a discussion of evaluation procedures and studies used in the program. Generally, each learning package consists of an outline of objectives, learning activities, and materials and resources needed. In some cases additional information is provided as to subject matter, occupational information, motivation activities, study activities, evaluation procedures, and scope and sequence. The final section on evaluation discusses techniques and procedures for pre- and posttesting and, in addition, provides reports on evaluative studies on learning packages for grades 1-6. The appendix contains a K-16 career education scope and sequence paradigm. (BP)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Exploration, Elementary Education, Evaluation Methods, Guides, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Leisure Time, Minicourses, Pretesting, Pretests Posttests, Resource Materials, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Guides, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - General
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Sponsor: Bureau of Adult, Vocational, and Technical Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Lewiston School District, ME.
Identifiers - Location: Maine