ERIC Number: ED183783
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook for Home Economics Pre-Employment Laboratory Education Teachers.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.
This handbook for home economics pre-employment laboratory education (PELE) teachers is divided into ten chapters. The first chapter provides detailed descriptions of each PELE program and possible career opportunities related to each program. Chapter 2 expounds upon the importance of the advisory council to the program. The third chapter describes the facilities, equipment, and supplies required for the PELE program. Focusing on student selection, chapter 4 discusses the eligibility of students, factors to consider when selecting students, and student recruitment. In addition, this section contains a sample application for enrollment and a sample student rating sheet. The fifth chapter focuses on classroom instruction and management and discusses instructional materials and evaluation. Chapter 6 describes laboratory instruction and management practices for controlling equipment and supplies, maintaining laboratory facilities and equipment, organizing students, maintaining business and industry standards, evaluating students' laboratory work, and sharing the laboratory with other teachers. Safety precautions are discussed in the seventh chapter followed by a discussion of budget, records, and reports in chapter 8. The organization and role of the Future Homemakers of America is presented in chapter 9. The final chapter gives guidelines for conducting a public relations program. (LRA)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Educational Facilities, Guides, Home Economics Skills, Instruction, Job Skills, Occupational Home Economics, Program Development, Public Relations, Safety, Secondary Education
Home Economics Instructional Materials Center, Texas Tech University, P.O. Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409 ($5.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.