ERIC Number: ED162145
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Methods and Materials for Teaching Occupational Survival Skills. Adapting and Planning for the Future.
Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
This occupational skills learning module on adapting and planning for the future is one of twelve making up a curriculum guide on the human aspects of working in organizations. The modules are designed for utilization at various educational levels ranging from high school to adult and continuing education, in either academic or vocational programs. This module is organized into six sessions: (1) forecasting the future of work, (2) adapting to the future of work, (3) outlook toward the future, (4) designing a future, (5) planning your life goals, and (6) adapting to future change. Each session is arranged according to the following components: topic; objective; skills emphasized (a listing of specific skills, e.g., adjusting to work situations); notes on the importance of session topic; list of materials and equipment needed (a copy of each student worksheet, transparency and/or handout is included); activity (description of how to conduct activity); and follow-up (discussion questions or activities to assist students in summarizing or evaluating the session topic). Teacher resources including the titles, sources, and descriptions of books, articles, and audiovisual aids conclude the module. A 16-item multiple choice test for use with this module is available in document CE 018 569. CE 018 556 describes the twelve modules and their development. (JH)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Adult Education, Career Education, Career Planning, Decision Making, Goal Orientation, High Schools, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Vocational Adjustment, Work Attitudes
Curriculum Publications Clearinghouse, Western Illinois University, 76B Horrabin Hall, Macomb, Illinois 61455 (entire fourteen-unit set, $15.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield. Div. of Adult Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 018 556-569