ERIC Number: ED273786
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Implementing Competency-Based Vocational Education in South Carolina.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
This guide is intended to assist vocational education administrators and teachers in developing and implementing competency-based vocational education (CBVE) programs. Section I discusses the purposes of this guide, which include administrator use in planning staff development programs and teacher educator use as a reference for students in preservice and inservice programs. Section II defines CBVE. The major characteristics of a CBVE program are discussed. Section III provides information on CBVE syllabus development. The components of a syllabus are listed, and other elements that might be included in a syllabus are suggested. Section IV identifies the components of a CBVE lesson plan. Optional elements are suggested. Appendixes, amounting to one-half of the guide, include a glossary of CBVE terminology, a listing of CBVE resources and bibliography, sample course syllabi and lesson plans, and program evaluation checklist for competency-based education. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.