ERIC Number: ED359419
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Dental Assisting. Florida Vocational Program Guide.
Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Instructional Development and Services.
This program guide is intended for the implementation of a dental assisting program in Florida secondary and postsecondary schools. The program guide describes the program content and structure, provides a program description, describes jobs under the program, and includes a curriculum framework and student performance standards for dental assisting courses. The curriculum framework outlines major concepts and content, laboratory activities, program specifics, and intended outcomes; the student performance standards guide lists each standard and the behaviors expected to show mastery of each standard. The guide also provides a test item bank and information on the following: facilities, equipment and supplies, and safety; program implementation (accreditation, student admission requirements, student learning guide, and student organizations) teacher professional development and professional organizations; and instructional resources (a list of 20 print materials, 20 reports in the ERIC database, 9 audiovisual aids, 2 journals, 10 publishers, and the Florida Educational Information Service with a list of its services). Appended to the program guide is a sample student learning guide that includes program title, intended outcome, learning activities, information sheets, self-check with answers, written test with answers, and a performance test. (KC)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Articulation (Education), Behavioral Objectives, Career Development, Check Lists, Classroom Techniques, Competence, Competency Based Education, Dental Assistants, Educational Resources, Entry Workers, Job Skills, Postsecondary Education, Program Guides, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. HO 181 BK 89).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Instructional Development and Services.
Identifiers - Location: Florida