ERIC Number: ED213998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Orientation to the World of Work. Instructor Guide.
Lankard, Bettina; And Others
This instructor guide explains the goals and objectives of "Orientation to the World of Work," a program to help prepare participants for involvement in career decision making, planning, occupational skills training, and related occupational preparation. It also discusses the organization of materials and implementation procedures. (The program is designed as part of Comprehensive Employment and Training Act training for out-of-school youth and adults and in-school youth.) Areas covered are program contents, use, and instructor role. Suggestions are made for supplementing the program, including topics for group activities on need and motivation, needs that influence job choice, matching needs to careers, and good decision making. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Career Choice, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Decision Making, Employment Programs, Federal Programs, Group Activities, Group Discussion, Individual Needs, Job Training, Motivation, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Teacher Role, Teaching Guides, Vocational Education, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Youth Programs.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Comprehensive Employment and Training Act