ERIC Number: ED178837
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Attaining Sex Equity in Counseling Programs and Practices. Application Booklet for Counselors.
Stebbins, Linda; Ames, Nancy L.
This application booklet was designed to assist elementary-secondary education counselors to gain an understanding of the manifestations and effects of sex discrimination and sex bias in education, to gain an understanding of Title IX, and to attain skills and capability for the development and implementation of policies, programs and management systems to ensure educational quality. The information supplements that provided in the Title IX Workshop Package. Materials are presented as follows: (1) consequences of sex discrimination and stereotyping; (2) regulations and requirements of Title IX; (3) recommendations for a comprehensive sex-fair guidance program; and (4) recommendations for administering and interpreting career interest inventories. A bibliography and resource guide conclude the body of the booklet. Appendices include a table of federal laws and regulations prohibiting sex discrimination, a questionnaire for rating career guidance programs and a checklist for evaluating career interest inventories. (Author/BEF)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Exploration, Counseling Effectiveness, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidance Programs, Guides, Interests, Nondiscriminatory Education, School Counselors, Sex Fairness, Workshops
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Women's Educational Equity Act Program.
Authoring Institution: National Foundation for the Improvement of Education, Washington, DC. Resource Center on Sex Roles in Education.