ERIC Number: ED358352
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Gasoline Engine Mechanics. Florida Vocational Program Guide.
University of South Florida, Tampa. Dept. of Adult and Vocational Education.
This vocational program guide is intended to assist in the organization, operation, and evaluation of a program in gasoline engine mechanics in school districts, area vocational centers, and community colleges. The following topics are covered: job duties of small-engine mechanics; program content (curriculum framework and student performance standards); program implementation (student admission criteria, cooperative education, and student organization participation); instructional resources; facilities (facility design recommendations and safety, maintenance, and liability); suggested equipment; and professional development (technical updating and teacher standards and related professional organizations and support services). A Career Merit Achievement Plan (Career MAP) for use in recording the progress of students enrolled in a gasoline engine mechanics program is packaged with the program guide. Included in the Career MAP are a list of relevant job titles, overview of the MAP and directions for using it, guidelines for rating student performance standards, and charts detailing the various subcompetencies of the gasoline engine mechanics skills and work environment readiness skills covered in the gasoline engine mechanics program. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Community Colleges, Competency Based Education, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities, Evaluation Criteria, Instructional Materials, Material Development, Postsecondary Education, Professional Development, Program Administration, Program Content, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Guides, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Small Engine Mechanics, Student Evaluation, Teacher Qualifications, Test Items, Trade and Industrial Education
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. IE565 BK 91, guide; IE574 BK 91, Career Merit Achievement Plan).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Administrators
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: University of South Florida, Tampa. Dept. of Adult and Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida