ERIC Number: ED259160
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Coll. of Agriculture and Natural Resources Education Inst.
This task-based curriculum guide for clothing management is intended to help the teacher develop a classroom management system where students learn by doing. Introductory materials include a Dictionary of Occupational Titles job code and title sheet, a career ladder, a matrix relating duty/task numbers to job titles, and a task list. Each task is then outlined in this format: statement of duty, statement of task, duty and task numbers, a checklist of achievement indicators, a statement of the criteria for achievement of competence, specification of required tools and equipment and resources, and lists of teacher activities and student learning activities. The tasks are categorized by 13 duties: maintaining equipment and work station, operating industrial sewing machines, altering patterns, constructing garments, constructing accessory items, fitting garments, altering garments, repairing clothing, cleaning garments, making patterns, using mathematics, selling merchandise, performing supervisory functions, performing managerial functions, and using employability skills. Other contents include student and class achievement records, tool/equipment lists, and a bibliography. (YLB)
Descriptors: Clothing, Curriculum Guides, Evaluation Criteria, Fashion Industry, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Laundry Drycleaning Occupations, Learning Activities, Needle Trades, Occupational Home Economics, Occupational Information, Sales Occupations, Secondary Education, Service Occupations, Sewing Machine Operators
Michigan Vocational Education Resource Center, 133 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1034.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Vocational-Technical Education Service.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Coll. of Agriculture and Natural Resources Education Inst.