ERIC Number: ED262281
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Student Pre-Employment Career Skills. "SPECS." (Opening the Door to Employment).
This resource book consists of lessons and resource materials designed to assist teachers in conducting group and individual activities to help students develop pre-employment career skills. Provided first are instructional units addressing the following topics: self-appraisal (interests, attitudes, and aptitudes; goal setting and decision making; and values clarification); job search (pre-employment skills, resumes, job applications, and employment interviews); and job success (employer and employee expectations, getting along on the job, promotion and career ladders, and job termination). Each unit contains a series of lessons, each of which include some or all of the following: objectives, suggestions for classroom presentation, and exercises. The fourth chapter contains various resources, including a bibliography, discussion questions and answers, and student handouts. Concluding the guide are 20 transparency masters. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Career Ladders, Classroom Techniques, Decision Making, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Interviews, Guidelines, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Promotion (Occupational), Resources, Resumes (Personal), Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Teaching Methods, Values Clarification, Vocational Adjustment, Work Attitudes
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Riverside County Superintendent of Schools, CA.
Note: Project funded by Job Training Partnership Act-J.T.P.A.