ERIC Number: ED224956
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Improved Career Decision Making through the Use of Labor Market Information. 2nd Edition.
Scott, Paige Birdsall
These training materials consist of a pretest, eight instructional units, and a posttest designed for a workshop to train counselors in using labor market information to help students improve their career decisions. Covered in the instructional units are the following topics: career decision making and the role of labor market information, exploring concepts of the labor market, what labor market information is and where to get it, national occupational and labor market information for counseling, defining limits for labor market information, labor market perspectives from business and labor, and an improved career decision-making counselor action plan. The units follow a competency-based format and contain some or all of the following: an introduction, text, case studies, discussion questions, worksheets, and wrap-up activities. Also included are a glossary and a list of references. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Texas State Univ., Denton.
Note: Developed by the National Labor Market Information Training Institute. For a related document, see ED 189 323.