ERIC Number: ED359421
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-May
Reference Count: N/A
Floriculture. Florida Vocational Program Guide.
Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Instructional Development and Services.
This program guide is intended for the implementation of a floriculture 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 floriculture 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; program implementation (student admission requirements, safety and maintenance, student learning guide, cooperative training, and student organizations); teacher professional development and professional organizations; and instructional resources (a list of 81 print materials, 12 audiovisual aids, 2 computer programs, 26 sources for print materials, 18 sources for audiovisual materials, 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: Articulation (Education), Behavioral Objectives, Career Development, Check Lists, Classroom Techniques, Competence, Competency Based Education, Educational Resources, Entry Workers, Floriculture, Job Skills, Landscaping, Plant Propagation, 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. AG 402 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