ERIC Number: ED312403
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Staff User Guide for Teen Parent Program Planning and Implementation. Career Survival Kit for Teen Education and Employment.
Lindner, A. Frances; And Others
This staff user guide accompanies the Career Survival Kit prepared for teenage parents in Wisconsin. The guide addresses effective program components and methods for serving teen parents and guidelines for using the curriculum. Topics include facts on teenage pregnancy and parenthood; characteristics of teen parents; information on dropout prevention strategies and resources; issues concerning specific groups (minorities, teen fathers, needs of rural teen parents; and strategies for program development and curriculum development. An extensive bibliography at the end of the guide lists information and resources available to staff working with teenage parents. A detailed appendix provides guidance on equity related competencies, components of a positive group climate, excerpts from the Occupations Digest (a component of the survival kit), and facts on women workers from the U.S. Department of Labor. (KC)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Career Education, Communication Skills, Coping, Daily Living Skills, Decision Making Skills, Early Parenthood, Educational Resources, Interpersonal Competence, Money Management, Parenthood Education, Program Development, Program Implementation, Relaxation Training, Self Esteem, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Sex Fairness, Stress Management, Teaching Methods, Time Management, Values Clarification
Vocational Studies Center, Publications Unit, University of Wisconsin, 1025 West Johnson Street, Room 964, Madison, WI 53706 (Order No. CSK205: $6.50; complete kit of 8 manuals including an Occupations Digest plus 2 videotapes, Order No. CSK300: $219.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Board of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Vocational Studies Center.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin