ERIC Number: ED313241
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Girls + Math + Science = Choices. A Conference for Young Women Interested in Exploring Career Options. A Handbook for Planners.
Arbanas, Rose J.
This is a handbook intended for use at a 1-day conference for 170 seventh and eighth grade girls, their parents, counselors, and math/science teachers. It is meant to stimulate interest in exploring career options in mathematics and science related areas. Sections included are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Conference Objectives"; (3) "Promotion/Recruitment"; (4) "Conference Day Format" (presenting the procedures and handout materials of the 1-day program); (5) "Recommendations--Do's and Don'ts"; (6) "Follow-up Activities" (providing materials for the activities); and (7) "Resources" (listing media and organizations). (YP)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Guidance, Females, Grade 7, Grade 8, Junior High Schools, Mathematics Education, Program Guides, Science Careers, Science Materials, Scientific Personnel, Secondary School Mathematics, Secondary School Science, Sex Bias, Sex Stereotypes
Calhoun Intermediate School District, 17111 G Drive North, Marshall, MI 49068 ($5.00 plus $1.50 postage. For more than one, additional postage will be charged).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Teachers; Students; Parents; Practitioners
Sponsor: Michigan State Board of Education, Lansing.
Authoring Institution: Calhoun Intermediate School District, Marshall, MI.
Note: For related documents, see SE 051 052 and SE 051 055.