ERIC Number: ED144682
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Learning About Families. (Course Outline; Prepared for Use in Overnight Camps of the Salvation Army.) Leader's Guide (Experimental Edition).
LeRoij, Christy; LeRoij, Frans
This guide is one of a series of Education for Parenthood manuals developed by the Salvation Army for use in programs to prepare teenagers for parenthood or for child care careers. This volume outlines a course in parenthood education for teenagers in Salvation Army camps. The 12-unit program is intended for use with a group of 12 to 15 camp counselors or other teenagers of both sexes, 15 to 18 years of age. There are subject units on self-awareness, self-concept, marriage, prenatal influences, early childhood, parent role, parenthood myths, accident prevention in child care, child abuse and family economics. Subjects are taught through readings, reports, discussions, role-playing, field work and field trips, and the use of audio-visual materials and guest speakers. (BF)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Adolescents, Child Abuse, Counselor Training, Curriculum Guides, Demonstration Programs, Family Life Education, Leaders Guides, Marriage, Parent Role, Parenthood Education, Prenatal Influences, Resident Camp Programs, Summer Programs
The Salvation Army, 120 West 14th St., New York, New York, 10011 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Salvation Army. New York, NY.
Note: For related documents, see PS 009 499-511