ERIC Number: ED367823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Occupational Preparation. Module 1: Self-Assessment. Instructor Guide. Student Guide.
Gunderson, Margaret; Presberry, Iva V.
This unit is one of three self-contained modules for self-assessment, career exploration, and life skills designed for use with special populations (persons with disabilities, educationally and economically disadvantaged persons, persons with limited English proficiency, students in programs designed to eliminate sex bias, and prisoners) in vocational education classes. The module integrates student activities, an instructor guide, and a student guide written on the sixth- and seventh-grade reading levels. It includes a matrix of competencies and skills cross-referenced to the Missouri Pre-Employment and Work-Maturity Competencies, suggestions for teachers, a list of 18 videotapes, 6 lessons, and an appendix. The lessons cover the following: introduction to the module; personal interests; school options; aptitudes; basic workplace skills; strengths and weaknesses; and matching personal and job characteristics. Lessons include learner outcomes; information; assignment sheets; reviews; suggested activities and teaching suggestions and answers to assignment sheets and reviews (in the teacher's guide). The appendix contains a table matching personal and job characteristics. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Employment Potential, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Special Needs Students, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education, Vocational Interests
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 90-0731-I, instructor guide; 90-0731-S, student guide).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Note: For the vocabulary module, see CE 065 861; for other modules in the set, see CE 065 873-874.