ERIC Number: ED312404
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Career Planning Workbook: From Astronaut to Zoologist. Career Survival Kit for Teen Education and Employment.
Lindner, A. Frances; Mellen-Sullivan, Darcy
This workbook is one component of the Career Survival Kit prepared for teenage parents in Wisconsin. The workbook helps students identify their skills and interests, choose an occupation, plan for a career, and discuss issues of concern to them as parents. The workbook emphasizes the need to plan for the future. Activities explore the concepts of family and career, the need to plan, women and the world of work, higher wage occupations, career information resources, job search methods, legal rights and discrimination, sexual harassment, and employability skills and atittudes. One of the two visual components included in the list, the videotape called "Breaking Out: Career Choices for Teenage Parents," was designed to accompany this workbook. (KC)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Career Choice, Career Development, Career Planning, Coping, Early Parenthood, Employed Women, Employment Potential, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Nontraditional Occupations, Occupational Information, One Parent Family, Parenthood Education, Sex Discrimination, Sex Fairness, Sexual Harassment, Values Clarification, Wages, Work Attitudes
Vocational Studies Center, Publications Unit, University of Wisconsin, 1025 West Johnson Street, Room 964, Madison, WI 53706 (Order No. CSK203: $12.50 companion visual $59.00--Order No. CSK200V2; complete kit of 8 manuals including an Occupations Digest plus 2 videotapes, Order No. CSK300: $219.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Board of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Vocational Studies Center.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin