ERIC Number: ED195750
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Upper Arlington Comprehensive Career Education Program. Final Report, 1979-80.
Losekamp, Nancy A.
This final report presents examples of activities conducted to address the objectives focused on in the 1979-80 Upper Arlington Career Education program. It first presents a list of the twelve objectives for three specified levels: (1) grades K-6--motivation (2 objectives), (2) grades 7-8--orientation (2 objectives), (3) grades 9-10--exploration (4 objectives), and (4) district-wide (4 objectives). Charts then describe objectives addressed, activities, evaluation, and results as well as defining components and populations. A brief statistical report is also provided. A summative evaluation summarizes the career exploration program established between the Upper Arlington Schools and First Community Village retirement center, Jones Village. It includes a description of the program, excerpts from student journals, a copy of the attitude measurement used for pre- and post-testing student participants, and a report of evaluation results. Appendixes, amounting to over one-half of the report, include the Career Life Planner Folder for grades 7-10 and A Report on Elementary School Children's Needs as Perceived by Parents, Students, Teachers in Targeted Elementary Schools (Upper Arlington City Schools). (YLB)
Descriptors: Attitude Change, Career Awareness, Career Development, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Guidance, Community Resources, Decision Making Skills, Elementary Secondary Education, Information Centers, Integrated Curriculum, Job Placement, Occupational Information, Older Adults, Part Time Employment, Peer Relationship, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Retirement, School Community Relationship, Self Concept, Sex Fairness, Student Attitudes, Student Employment, Student Interests, Vocational Interests
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
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Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Ohio