ERIC Number: ED367824
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Occupational Preparation. Module 2: Career Exploration. Instructor Guide. Student Guide.
Gunderson, Margaret; Jurgesmeyer, Patricia A.
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 the following: a matrix of competencies and skills cross-referenced to the Missouri Pre-Employment and Work-Maturity Competencies, suggestions for teachers, a resource section listing 2 software programs, 16 videotapes, and 11 textbooks; and 16 lessons. The lessons cover the following: introduction to occupational clusters; agribusiness and natural resources; communications and media; construction; environment; fine arts and humanities; health; homemaking; hospitality and recreation; manufacturing; marine science; marketing and distribution; office technology; personal services; public service; and transportation. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Exploration, Employment Potential, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Special Needs Students, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 90-0732-I, instructor guide; 90-0732-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 065 872-874.