ERIC Number: ED181631
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Career Futures for Exceptional Individuals.
Kokaska, Charles J., Ed.
The 33 selected papers from the National Topical Conference on Career Education for Exceptional Individuals are divided into six sections: career education (overview and future perspectives); programing and instruction; vocational assessment and training; counseling and career information; community involvement; and preparation of training personnel. Among the titles and authors included are the following: "Career Education for Exceptional Individuals: Challenges for the Future" (K. Hoyt); "Delivering Career Education Content in Instructional Programs for Handicapped Students" (G. Clark); "Career Education Co-Op for Elementary Aged Hearing Impaired Children" (J. Richardson et al.); "Experience Based Career Education for Mildly Mentally Disabled Students" (C. Larson et al.);"Career Assessment and Alternative Vocational Services for the Handicapped" (C. Celentano et al.); "An On the Job Training Program for Emotionally Handicapped Students" (L. Cormier); "Mainstreaming and Vocational Education" (P. Sullivan and C. Creighton); "Values Clarification Approaches to Career Counseling of Exceptional Individuals and Their Parents" (T. Smorodin et al.); "The Guidance Information System: An Innovative Tool for Meeting the Career Education Needs of Individuals with Handicapping Conditions" (K. Monaco); "Career Education: A Collaborative Planning Process Between Community and School" (T. Simek et al.); "Preparing Vocational Administrators to Work with Handicapped Students" (C. Cameron et al.); and "Summary Report for Two National Working Conferences on Career Development for the Hearing Impaired" (R. Steffan and J. Egelston-Dodd). (SBH)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Education, Community Involvement, Conference Reports, Counseling, Elementary Secondary Education, Handicapped Children, Inservice Education, Mainstreaming, Program Development, Values, Vocational Aptitude, Vocational Education
The Council for Exceptional Children, Publication Sales, 1920 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091 ($9.95, Publication No. 195)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children, Reston, VA.
Note: Selected Papers from CEC's National Topical Conference on Career Education for Exceptional Individuals