ERIC Number: ED275900
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Industrial Education Curriculum.
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Div. of Adult and Vocational Education.
This handbook contains a competency-based curriculum for teaching industrial education in Alaska. Competencies are listed for the following areas: employability, auto maintenance, building maintenance, commercial fishing, communications, construction, drafting, electronics, energy and power, forestry and logging, graphics, high technology, horticulture, manufacturing, metals, mining and petroleum, small engine maintenance, technological impacts, transportation, wiring and plumbing, and woodworking. The handbook is organized in seven sections. Section 1 presents an introduction to competency-based curriculum, while Section 2 provides assistance in the program development of industrial education course content. Section 3, the core of the curriculum, provides the competencies and tasks for industrial education. Section 4 contains course descriptions to assist school districts in developing their vocational programs. Section 5 contains the curriculum analysis matrix to be used in determining competencies to be included in specific industrial education courses. Section 6 contains a sample skills card to be used in evaluating competency completion by students. Section 7 lists information on resources and materials available in Alaska and throughout the country. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Div. of Adult and Vocational Education.