ERIC Number: ED159390
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Implementing Performance-Based Vocational Education Utilizing V-TECS Catalogs. Module 8. Managing Self-Paced Instruction.
Clemson Univ., SC. Vocational Education Media Center.; South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
This learning module on managing self-paced instruction is one of nine developed for use in training administrators, teachers, and prospective teachers in the utilization of Vocational-Technical Education Consortium of States (V-TECS) catalogs of performance objectives, criteria-referenced measures, and performance guides. Information is provided on the following subject areas: managing self-paced instruction, the role of the instructor, management of slow and fast learners, suggestions for starting a self-paced program, record keeping and filing, facilities for self-paced instruction, and the use of simulators and kits. Examples of module behavioral objectives are these: be able to identify a definition of self-pacing, two requirements of self-paced materials, alternate methods of self-pacing, the role(s) of the teacher in managing a self-paced system, and the three categories for storing modules. A glossary of terms, a glossary self check, and two self checks on module information are provided. (An instructor's handbook--CE 017 440--for use with all the modules contains the checkout activity for this module, a multiple choice test keyed to the behavioral objectives stated at the beginning of the module. The modules are designed for use with individuals or with groups.) (JH)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Competency Based Education, Individualized Instruction, Inservice Teacher Education, Learning Modules, Teacher Role, Vocational Education
Vocational Education Media Center, 10 Tillman Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29631 ($7.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Clemson Univ., SC. Vocational Education Media Center.; South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.