ERIC Number: ED260299
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Basic Skills in Business Education.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
This document provides a business education model or set of criteria against which instructional practices in basic and survival skills may be compared. These criteria are valid for business instruction at the 9th- through 12th-grade levels. Section 1 contains the Business Education Survival Skills Matrix. An "x" indicates that 50 percent or more of respondents agreed that the survival skill is taught/retaught in the business education course/program area named. Section 2 contains the Business Education Basic Skills Matrix. An "x" indicates that 50 percent or more of respondents agreed that the basic skill is taught/retaught when applied to survival skills taught/retaught in business education. Section 3 is an outline containing a few ideas and resources for promoting business education as a necessity for teaching survival and basic skills. The storyboard in section 4 provides a script or script guidelines and suggested pictures that any business educator could use to develop a promotional support package. Section 5 is a listing of classroom resources for incorporating basic skills into business education. Section 6 provides diagnostic and prescriptive techniques for teaching disadvantaged students. These resources are included: student assessment checklist, textbook quiz, learning modality test, material suitability survey, sample instructional materials, and selected resources. (YLB)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Business Education, Daily Living Skills, Diagnostic Teaching, Disadvantaged, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Public Relations, Teaching Methods
Bureau of Publications, California Dept. of Education, P. O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Note: Developed by the Statewide Basic Skills in Business Education Task Force.