ERIC Number: ED203035
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Opening Trade Barriers: Sex Role Awareness Tools.
This manual consists of exercises to explore sex-role stereotyping as it affects work roles. They are intended to make young people aware of career opportunities in nontraditional fields. The 10 exercises include the following: values clarification; true-false quiz about sex characteristics and occupational requirements; character traits instruction; house plan exercise; role-playing (truck driver and fire-fighter); chore divisions; "what's my line?"; visualization of job holders; small group exploration; and panel of peers (nontraditional workers explaining their jobs). A resource list is included in the publication. (KC)
Descriptors: Building Trades, Career Awareness, Careers, Females, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Males, Nontraditional Occupations, Occupational Aspiration, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Sex Role, Sex Stereotypes
Fort Wayne Women's Bureau, Inc., 203 W. Wayne St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802 ($3.50; with accompanying manual $12.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Indiana State Office of Occupational Development, Indianapolis.
Authoring Institution: Fort Wayne Women's Bureau, Inc., IN.
Note: For a related document see CE 029 070.