ERIC Number: ED204660
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Career Development Program: A Component of the Developmental Guidance Program Grades 7-12.
Adams, Fred B.; Albright, William U.
This guide contains detailed instructions for classroom guidance activities in grades 7 through 12 to provide a continuous, sequential career development program. Instructional units with specific objectives, suggested activities, worksheets, handouts, forms, evaluations, and a bibliography are provided for each grade level. The seventh grade unit introduces the Office of Education Cluster Classification System as a basis for exploring the world of work. The eighth grade unit focuses on self-appraisal and decision-making. A student Career Folder and an Educational/Career Profile on which each student may plot a tentative course selection for high school are described. The ninth grade unit continues to emphasize decision-making, with attention to the personal interests, aptitudes, and values of each student. A unit on Job-Acquisition Skills is provided for the tenth grade students. Job retention skills including communication and human relations training are included in the eleventh grade unit. The twelfth grade unit attempts to help the seniors choose appropriate postsecondary education or employment alternatives. A Senior Survey form is also provided as a planning guide for both students and counselors. (Author/NRB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Forsyth County - Winston-Salem City Schools, NC.