ERIC Number: ED353527
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Alberta Career Events: A Planning Guide and Workbook for Counsellors and Teachers.
Information on planning career events in Alberta, Canada, is presented in this guide. Information is divided into these 10 areas: (1) establishing a realistic timeline; (2) setting goals and clarifying one's purpose; (3) establishing support and selling the idea; (4) setting the budget and anticipating expenses with a sample budget; (5) establishing a committee and sharing the task, including publicity, audio-visual committee, staff reminder, hospitality committee, speaker and displayer meal, displays committee, career event brochure committee, and teacher/student host committee; (6) choosing the format and making it fit the situation; (7) preparing students, including elementary and junior/senior high student activities; (8) organizing the speakers, including speaker invitation, guest speaker reply, suggestions for career speakers, displayer invitation, request for display, speaker information, and speaker/displayer thank you; (9) evaluating the event, including sample speaker evaluation, student evaluation, and student timetable/evaluation forms; and (10) meeting the challenges and possible solutions. Other ideas for career events are also presented: career panels, tours, evening activities, job shadowing, and fun activities. Suggested career planning resources and a sample application form are also included. (ABL)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Education, Career Planning, Counseling Services, Educational Planning, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, School Counseling, Secondary School Students
Learning Resources Distribution Centre, Alberta Education, 12360 142 St., Edmonton, Alberta T5L 4X9, Canada.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Education Response Centre.
Identifiers - Location: Canada