ERIC Number: ED202626
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Chicano Role Models for Health Careers.
Bailey, Viviana Visarraga
Designed to provide health career information to Chicano/Hispanic students, this publication can be used by counselors and teachers to motivate and assist Chicano/Hispanic students to enter the health professions. The booklet includes: (1) inspirational comments from pictured Chicano/Hispanic role models in the Northwest who are currently involved in health occupations and who may be contacted for information concerning school presentations and field trips for students to health facilities; (2) brief descriptions of different health careers and sources for further information on each; (3) suggested courses of study for students in grades 9-12; (4) a list of support services for Chicano/Hispanic students seeking to continue higher education; and (5) a list of Chicano/Hispanic health services in the Northwest. (Author/CM)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Ancillary School Services, Career Choice, Health Occupations, Health Services, Higher Education, Hispanic Americans, Mexican American Education, Mexican Americans, Occupational Information, Professional Personnel, Role Models, Secondary Education, Student Financial Aid, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.