ERIC Number: ED303680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Trends and Issues in Career Education 1988. Information Series No. 332.
Halasz, Ida M.
Using recent literature, this paper examines current trends and issues in career education for all levels, kindergarten through adult. Some of the observations made about career education trends and issues are as follows: (1) career education is a viable construct; (2) career education, career guidance, and career development are distinct but related terms; (3) career education is fundamental in helping individuals cope with the changing workplace; (4) career education is a lifelong need; (5) career education can help at-risk youth make the transition from school to work; and (6) computers are a vital medium for the delivery of career education. Seventy-nine references are provided. (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Development, Career Education, Career Guidance, Computer Uses in Education, Education Work Relationship, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Patterns, High Risk Students, Lifelong Learning, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, Technological Advancement, Work Environment
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Publication Type: ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Columbus, OH.