ERIC Number: ED360525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Resource Handbook for Teachers and Counselors...A Collection of Ideas, Facts, Resources, and Project Summaries from the PACE Summer Institute (6th, Pendleton, South Carolina, June 15-26, 1992).
This booklet provides a brief overview of ideas, facts, and resources offered during a summer institute hosted by the Partnership for Academic and Career Education (PACE). Section 1 contains summaries of four industry tours taken by institute participants. Section 2 describes two technology demonstrations at Tri-County Technical College. Section 3 contains summaries of institute presentations on these topics: multidisciplinary art class project, PACE, the South Carolina Occupational Information System, identifying and serving at-risk students in the classroom, National Dropout Prevention Center, Competing in a World Economy: America's Workforce Challenges; Motivational Thinking: A Key to Academic and Career Success; Self-Esteem: The Transferable Skill--A Workshop for Educators; nontraditional careers panel; gender fairness; and Anderson County Business and Education Partnership. Section 4 provides a summary of the projects designed by the 1992 Summer Institute participants. A list is presented of 32 resources provided to participants over the course of the institute or referenced by institute presenters. Selected participant comments are provided. Appendixes include the activities schedule, brochure, participant list, and sample materials given to participants (fact sheets, articles, brochures, and booklets covering integrating vocational and academic integration, women in technology, and tech prep). (YLB)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Access to Education, Career Education, Education Work Relationship, High Risk Students, Institutes (Training Programs), Integrated Curriculum, Job Skills, Nontraditional Occupations, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Summer Programs, Technology Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Counselors; Practitioners
Sponsor: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Partnership for Academic and Career Education, Pendleton, SC.