ERIC Number: ED236313
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jun-30
Reference Count: N/A
Pre-Vocational Curriculum (Career Education) for 9th and 10th Grade Levels. (Teacher Guide).
Arman, Ruby L.; Arman, Mohammad R.
This curriculum guide consists of 17 units of study for use in a prevocational career education course geared toward ninth and tenth grade students. Covered in the individual lessons are the following topics: assessing personal characteristics, completing a personal aptitude inventory, assessing personal interests, using the Dictionary of Occupational Titles, identifying occupational choices, identifying vocational and educational choices, making decisions, understanding how people communicate nonverbally, making educational or training plans, financing education or training, understanding the types of work available, understanding working conditions and physical demands, examining employer-employee relationships, obtaining information concerning job openings, preparing a resume, completing application forms, and interviewing for a job. Each lesson contains some or all of the following: lesson objectives; teaching aids; information assignments; references; an introduction to the unit; a presentation outline; classroom, laboratory, shop or other activities; a lesson review; a unit test; an answer key; information sheets; and assignment sheets. (MN)
Descriptors: Aptitude Tests, Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Career Education, Decision Making, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Interviews, Financial Support, Guidelines, Individual Characteristics, Instructional Materials, Interests, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Nonverbal Communication, Occupational Information, Portfolios (Background Materials), Prevocational Education, Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), State Curriculum Guides, Student Educational Objectives, Student Financial Aid, Units of Study, Vocational Aptitude, Vocational Interests, Work Environment
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburg State Univ., KS. Dept. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Identifiers - Location: Kansas