ERIC Number: ED316720
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Building Partnerships. Career Exploration in the Workplace.
This document is a program coordinator's manual for planning and implementing student career institutes held on industry sites for 3-5 days each. The materials contained in the manual are offered as a resource to organizations wishing to coordinate experiential career exploration programs for students. The manual is organized into four chapters that include the following: (1) an introduction to the model program; (2) program procedures; (3) planning forms that can be adapted to meet local needs; and (4) suggested resources for career guidance activities. The program targets female high school students and is designed to encourage young women to learn about the work world and plan their own careers. It strives to encourage young women to enter and succeed in nontraditional educational courses and career choices. (KC) amd career choices. This manual may be used in tandem with a companion guide entitled "Chart Your Course. Career Planning for Young Women." (KC)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Development, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Females, Field Trips, High Schools, Models, Nontraditional Occupations, Occupational Information, Program Development, Program Implementation, School Business Relationship, Sex Fairness, Womens Education, Workshops
WEEA Publishing Center, Educational Development Center, Inc., 55 Chapel Street, Newton, MA 02160 ($16.00 for set of two; not sold separately).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Counselors; Practitioners
Sponsor: Women's Educational Equity Act Program (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Educational Development, Tucson, AZ.
Note: For companion manual, see CE 054 376.