ERIC Number: ED268226
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Nov-20
Reference Count: 0
An Opportunity for a New Beginning. A Teacher's Guide for Vocational Experiences.
Daniels, Dale; And Others
This handbook provides teachers with a vocational experience curriculum for special vocational education students in Kentucky. Topics of the 18 lessons are pretest of basic skills, computer instruction, group guidance--dropping out of school, reading--increased awareness of career opportunities, language arts--develop communication skills through writing letters of application, employability skills, mathematical operations, money and work, group guidance--drug and alcohol awareness, language arts--develop communication skills through writing request letters and personal resumes, library skills, community service and your job, computing mathematical averages, fractions, group guidance--peer influence, group guidance--opportunities available at school, library skills, and posttest. An information sheet for each lesson presents objective, suggested activities, a list of suggested resources, and evaluation. These types of materials may also be provided: worksheets, information sheets, examples, and tests. Answer keys to worksheets and tests are included. (YLB)
Descriptors: Alcohol Education, Basic Skills, Communication Skills, Computer Literacy, Curriculum Guides, Dropouts, Drug Education, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Group Guidance, Learning Activities, Library Skills, Mathematics Skills, Objectives, Peer Influence, Pretests Posttests, Reading Skills, Special Education, Special Needs Students, Vocational Education, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Office of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Hardin County Board of Education, Elizabethtown, KY.