ERIC Number: ED337583
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Pathways to Careers: Exploring Career Options.
This guide is designed to be used by counselors or teachers in adult basic education (ABE) classes to help adult students explore possible careers. The guide consists of three parts; part I contains four units that can be used in a four-lesson presentation. The units cover the following topics: self-concept, interests, information, and action planning. Each of the units includes information, suggested activities, expected outcomes, and space for teachers to write notes or questions corresponding to the material. Part II provides information on resume writing; part III covers job interviews. Appendixes contain materials for the learning activities, such as a values auction, job life-line, personal exploration scale, and characteristics of the six Holland personality types: realistic, investigative, artistic, social, enterprising, and conventional. A bibliography lists 16 references. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Students, Career Choice, Career Development, Career Exploration, Course Content, Employment Interviews, Interest Inventories, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Personality Assessment, Personality Traits, Resumes (Personal), Self Concept, Units of Study, Values Clarification
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Montana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Helena. Div. of Adult Education.