ERIC Number: ED303598
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook for Business Department Chairs.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Vocational Education.
This publication is designed as a reference book for business teachers and school administrators who are concerned with present and future problems of administering and supervising business education at the secondary level. Chapter I details the roles and responsibilities of the business education department chair who is administrator, supervisor, and teacher. Chapters II through VI address curriculum planning; budget items, including equipment and supplies and materials; instructional practices (staff orientation, scheduling, textbooks and support materials, supplementary text, software library, inventory, and program promotion); student organization (Future Business Leaders of America); and professional growth. Appendixes include a sample department overview; textbook evaluation criteria; software evaluation criteria; advisory committee information; Future Business Leaders of America materials list; and business and office education materials available from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Vocational Education.