ERIC Number: ED117540
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
The Career Education Instructional System: Interim Report.
Newark School District, DE.
A career education program in the Newark, Delaware, School District is in the process of developing and implementing a K-12 instructional system utilizing a three phase approach: Awareness Phase (K-5), emphasizing career awareness and positive work attitudes; Exploration Phase (6-8), exploring career clusters; Exploration Specialization Phase (9-12), emphasizing in-depth career cluster exploration and specialized skill development. Program goals, objectives, procedures, evaluation, descriptions, results, and accomplishments are presented. Curriculum development has been individualized by school and teacher, with pilot testing. Community orientation has been wide spread and successful. Appendixes take up the bulk of the document and include: (A) supplementary program material and the February, 1974 report "Goals and Recommendations for Implementation of Career Education in the Newark School District, K-12, 36 pages, which describes the three educational phases in terms of their rationale, goals, implementation, program development, and organizational approach and includes a curriculum guide for the Awareness and Exploration phases; (B) lists of project participants and units written and piloted by district teachers and the curriculum development format; (C) the script of a sound slide presentation; (D) a list of advisory council members. (LH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Newark School District, DE.
Identifiers - Location: Delaware