ERIC Number: ED129032
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
The CI-TAB Secondary Program: Career Information and Training Activities for the Blind.
Swearengen, Mary-B Mosley
Presented is the CI-TAB (Career Information and Training Activities for the Blind) Secondary Program, a program providing career education for visually handicapped and blind high-school students to be available in braille and cassette recordings. Five general discussions (each including a list of concepts covered, suggested learning activities, and a list of test questions) are provided on the following topics: (1) producers and consumers, and goods and services; (2) employment agencies, job placement services, unions, and social security; (3) resumes, applications, and interviews; (4) job classifications and volunteer service: and (5) independence, responsibility, and freedom. Each of 30 job descriptions included answers the following questions: What must this worker do?, How many hours must this person work?, How much will this job pay?, What abilities will I need?, What else is important about this job?, What are the prospects and opportunities?, How can I prepare for this job?, and What other jobs are similar to this? Also included are general suggestions for career education and a list of approximately 50 sources of supplementary vocational materials. (IM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Occupational Research and Development.
Authoring Institution: Education Service Center Region 19, El Paso, TX.