ERIC Number: ED147485
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Aug
Reference Count: 0
WORK-ED (World of Related Knowledge and Educational Development). Manual for Administrators.
Hackettstown Public Schools, NJ.
This manual is designed for the administrator or coordinator responsible for implementing the World of Related Knowledge and Educational Development (WORK-ED) program in a school district. (The program is a career education course of study for ninth graders designed to enable students who have not chosen the traditional college prep high school course to make career choices based on occupational information and ability to select goals.) The manual details all steps necessary to implement the program and provides the measuring devices for evaluating the program's success. Information and strategies necessary to achieve the program goals are discussed and include the following: rationale, objectives, needs assessment, resource specifications and start-up costs, staff involvement, training, surveys of students, teachers/counselors, community, and evaluation. Appendixes contain samples of all written materials necessary to implement the WORK-ED program. (TA)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Career Development, Career Education, Community Involvement, Curriculum Development, Educational Administration, Educational Objectives, Educational Strategies, Grade 9, Guidance Programs, Measurement Instruments, Needs Assessment, Nontraditional Education, Occupational Clusters, Program Administration, Program Costs, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Staff Role
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Office of Program Development.
Authoring Institution: Hackettstown Public Schools, NJ.
Note: For a related document see CE 013 265