ERIC Number: ED115784
Record Type: Non-Journal
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A Suggested Coordinated Program for Developing Career Appraisal Insights for Middle School Students.
Woal, S. Theodore
Seven fundamental developmental needs in the culture and in child development are seen as sustaining career education goals, with career education programs helping each student meet them: (1) mastering requirements for physical wellbeing; (2) understanding physical and emotional changes; (3) accepting the self; (4) accepting, understanding, and loving others; (5) recognizing responsibilities to others; (6) becoming independent; and (7) developing the ability to face reality. The suggested program involves the following areas: role of staff in educational and vocational planning; vocational orientation; activities in vocational development; career orientation programs; industry orientation programs; industry orientation trips, including purpose, basic procedures, and school follow-up; faculty orientation programs, including the economic, social, cultural, and educational environment of the community; and career materials resource center. (LH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Philadelphia School District, PA. Vocational Guidance Service.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)