ERIC Number: ED135950
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Cooperative Office Education Manual.
Clemson Univ., SC. Vocational Education Media Center.
This manual, intended for inexperienced and experienced coordinators, school administrators, and guidance personnel, is designed to provide practical suggestions for initiating, developing, operating, coordinating, improving, and evaluating cooperative office education programs. Major content is presented primarily in outline form under the following headings: Philosophy of Cooperative Office Education; Definitions, Requirements, and Standards for Cooperative Office Education I and II; General Objectives and Benefits of a Cooperative Office Education Program; Establishing a Cooperative Office Education Program (Interest of School Personnel, Steps in Establishing a Cooperative Office Education Program, The Teacher-Coordinator, Recruitment of Students, Facilities and Equipment); Coordination Activities (Advisory Committee, Public Relations, Training Stations, Training Agreement and Training Plan, Selecting Co-Op II Students, Evaluating the Program, Preparing and Maintaining Records); Federal and State Laws; Areas of Accountability for Teacher-Coordinator; Behavioral Objectives and Suggested Units of Study for Co-Op I (Office Orientation, Personal Development, Getting the Job You Want, Basic Skills, Business Letters, Mailing and Shipping, Records Management and Filing, Receptionist Training, Telephone and Telegraph Services, Copying and Duplicating Machines, Office Machines); Behavioral Objectives and Suggested Units of Study for Co-Op II (Secretarial Procedures, Specialized Typewriting, Machine Transcription, Financial Records); and Supplemental Units (Civil Service Office, Insurance Office, Introduction to Data Processing, Legal Secretary, Medical Secretary, Office Management, Personal Money Management, Real Estate Office, Business Terminology). A list of resource materials and 15 forms for use in establishing a cooperative office education program are included. (HD)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Administrator Guides, Behavioral Objectives, Cooperative Education, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Instructor Coordinators, Office Occupations Education, Program Development, Secondary Education, Teacher Responsibility, Teacher Role, Units of Study
Vocational Education Media Center, 10 Tillman Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29631 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Clemson Univ., SC. Vocational Education Media Center.