ERIC Number: ED367825
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Occupational Preparation. Module 3: Life Skills. Instructor Guide. Student Guide.
Gunderson, Margaret; And Others
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 list of 35 videotapes, 2 textbooks, and a software program; and 8 lessons. The lessons cover the following: communication; money management; community awareness; self-esteem and values; decision making and problem solving; goal setting, planning and accomplishing tasks; physical and mental health; and preemployment and work maturity. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Daily Living Skills, Decision Making, Employment Potential, Interpersonal Competence, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Money Management, Postsecondary Education, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Self Actualization, Special Needs Students, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education, Vocational Maturity
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 90-0733-I, instructor guide; 90-0733-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 related documents, see CE 065 861 and CE 065 872-873.