ERIC Number: ED117297
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Sep-28
Reference Count: N/A
Employer-Based Career Education; Evaluation Report, FY 1973.
Far West Lab. for Educational Research and Development, San Francisco, CA.
The report for FY 1973 describes the planning and implementation of the secondary level Employer Based Career Education Program at Far West School (FWS). The report's introduction briefly describes the program's nature and objectives. Section 2, student recruitment and enrollment, describes the student population and the recruitment and selection procedures. Section 3, learning resources, discusses the procedures for recruiting, analyzing, and developing community resources, resource persons, and large employer organizations. Section 4, student program planning and monitoring, discusses the procedures developed for planning, implementing, and monitoring individual student programs. Section 5, learning outcomes, describes student progress as assessed through interviews, questionnaires, rating scales, standardized tests and inventories, and student records. Section 6, project management, discusses the project's decision-making process, external liaison, financial planning, and cost control. Section 7, summary and conclusions, outlines recommendations for FY 1974 based on the FY 1973 evaluation findings. Eight appendixes include excerpts from the 1972 Operational Plan, a sample resource person guide, and various forms and instruments used in evaluating the students and the program. (Author/JR)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Career Education, Community Resources, Demonstration Programs, Educational Programs, Educational Resources, Individualized Programs, Pilot Projects, Program Administration, Program Budgeting, Program Development, Program Evaluation, School Community Relationship, Secondary Education, Student Records, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Career Education Program.
Authoring Institution: Far West Lab. for Educational Research and Development, San Francisco, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California (Oakland)