ERIC Number: ED274834
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Office Education Curriculum Guide Series. [Core Document.]
As one of a series of curriculum guides for office education programs in Texas, this guide contains units of instruction to assist in teaching the following objectives rated as necessary for the success of the program by experienced teachers across the state: (1) the essential elements common to all vocational programs and (2) the essential elements of office education. The four units in the vocational core cover the following topics: leadership, entrepreneurship, successful employment, and employment opportunities. Each unit contains these basic components: unit outline, resource list, performance chart, notes to the instructor, unit overview, transparency masters, activity sheets, tests, and answers to the activities and tests. Each unit is planned to cover more than one lesson or period of instruction. Each unit in the office education core is correlated to the essential elements and includes these components: unit outline, resource list, performance chart, notes to the instructor, and unit overview. The 17 units in this section cover the following topics: safety, telephone techniques, office careers, business ethics, human relations, personal development, organizing work, resources and references, business forms, business reports, language usage, written communications, business mathematics, banking activities, recordkeeping, business machines, and word/data processing terminology. (KC)
Descriptors: Business English, Educational Resources, Employment Potential, Employment Qualifications, Entrepreneurship, Ethics, Human Relations, Job Skills, Leadership Training, Occupational Safety and Health, Office Occupations Education, Office Practice, Planning, Recordkeeping, Secondary Education, Self Actualization, State Curriculum Guides, Transparencies, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Occupational Curriculum Laboratory, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75428 (available with individual curriculum guides: $22.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Occupational Curriculum Lab.
Note: For individual curriculum guides, see CE 045 215-217. Document is printed on colored paper.