ERIC Number: ED263329
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Book for Vocational Programs for Mentally Handicapped Adults. Bussing/Pot Washing and Garden Assistant Courses.
This curriculum was prepared to help teachers of mentally handicapped adults teach basic work skills and skills for bussing/pot washing or gardening assistant's jobs. The first sections of the curriculum guide cover the curriculum features, admission requirements, the pre-employment component, communications, personal care, number concepts, and basic work skills and knowledge. The sections in the second part of the guide provide course materials for a course on bussing/pot washing. Included are competencies, job activities, teaching methods with course content matched to performance criteria, experience/resources and evaluation methods. The next sections of the guide contain the same kinds of materials for a course on gardening assistants. The final section of the guide provides evaluation criteria for both courses. Samples of learning contracts also are included in the publication. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adults, Behavioral Objectives, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Dishwashing, Educational Resources, Employment Potential, Evaluation Methods, Exceptional Persons, Food Service, Foreign Countries, Gardening, Grounds Keepers, Hygiene, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Mental Retardation, Special Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria. Post-Secondary Dept.
Authoring Institution: Okanagan Coll., Kelowan (British Columbia).
Identifiers - Location: Canada