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ERIC Number: ED353527
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Pages: 78
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-7732-0823-2
Alberta Career Events: A Planning Guide and Workbook for Counsellors and Teachers.
Handcock, Helen
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)
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
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Education Response Centre.
Identifiers - Location: Canada