ERIC Number: ED292963
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-May
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Planning Course. Interventions Based upon the Study of Adult Educational Development. Educational Development Task No. 1: Adults Making the Commitment to Return to School.
Appalachia Educational Lab., Charleston, WV.
This guide provides all necessary information for administering the educational planning course developed by the Appalachian Educational Laboratory's Lifelong Learning Program for adults who are prospective college students. The course is designed as a prematriculation experience delivered either as an independent course or through continuing education to assist adults in building self-confidence, exploring their ability to do well in an educational setting, and organizing their thinking and ideas related to educational and career plannng. The course is designed for use with small groups. Three modules take students through a graduated process that covers all necessary steps for effective educational and career planning and decision making. Topics are: (1) establishing an occupational preference; (2) developing a career plan; and (3) preparing for job hunting. Materials included for each module are an introduction that discusses the objective, purpose, and content of the module; activities to be performed by the student; an overview of the general steps to be followed by the instructor; facilities, equipment, and materials needed; ideas for conducting the learning activities in the module; postinstructional evaluation of students; and guidelines for students' future planning. Student handbooks for each module are appended. Each contains materials for the activities to be completed in the module. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Appalachia Educational Lab., Charleston, WV.
Note: For related documents, see CE 049 891-895.