ERIC Number: ED117304
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jun-30
Reference Count: 0
Research and Development Project in Career Education, [Farmington, Maine], Final Report.
School Administrative District 9, Farmington, ME.
The report describes a career education project for grades K-12, developed for a rural school district in Maine, consisting of six elements: all subject matter tie-in, hands on experiences, resource persons, field trips, role playing, and career awareness. The chapter summarizing the project's results graphically demonstrates the various relationships between the career clusters and the numbers of field trips, resource persons, and students. The summary of the elementary school component of the project presents the result of a student evaluation, discusses the various aspects of the project at the elementary level, and lists career education projects completed at the elementary level. The summary of the junior high school component discusses objectives, procedures, and activities, and graphically presents the results of a student evaluation of the Inside/Out Programs, and of the eighth graders' responses to the Self-Image Inventory. The summary of the senior high school component discusses goals of the project at the senior high school level. The report's observations and recommendations cover such things as: the overall project, administrators, teachers, workshops, the project director, the advisory committee, school-industry relationship, guidance, finances, and public relations. A 10-page third party evaluation is also included. (JR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: School Administrative District 9, Farmington, ME.