ERIC Number: ED214015
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Work Maturity Skills Program Guide.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Intended for use by participating students, this guide provides an overview of the Work Maturity Skills Training Program. (The Work Maturity Skills Training Program is a set of individualized competency-based units that are designed to help participants develop the competencies they need to find and retain jobs.) Following a statement of the purpose of the program is an examination of the nature and importance of good work attitudes, habits, and practices. Outlined next are the following work maturity skill areas addressed in the program: presenting a positive image, exhibiting positive work attitudes, practicing good work habits, practicing ethical behavior, communicating effectively, accepting responsibility, and cooperating with others. Procedures utilized in individualized and competency-based instruction are explained. (Other Work Maturity Skills Training Program materials are available separately--see note.) (MN)
Descriptors: Behavior, Career Education, Communication Skills, Competence, Competency Based Education, Cooperation, Employee Responsibility, Guidelines, Habit Formation, Hygiene, Individualized Instruction, Job Skills, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Guides, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Teacher Role, Vocational Adjustment, Work Attitudes
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
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.