ERIC Number: ED371148
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Mayville High School Work Experience Program.
Mayville Public Schools, WI.
A general outline is provided for the work experience program at Mayville (Wisconsin) High School that is open to seniors entering through the vocational, business, or special education programs. An introduction provides an overview of the program, including course of study, grading system, and contract. Other contents include goals of the program, objectives for students participating in the work experience program, duties of the coordinator, responsibilities of employers participating in the work experience program, absence and tardy policy, and general outline for classroom instruction part of the program by month. Following this general outline are specifics for the classroom teaching part of the work experience program. For each month, these components are detailed: topics, outline of content and other necessary information, and suggestions for supplemental material. These topics are covered during the 9 months: basic rules of work experience and the job; why work?; on the job communication; the paycheck; is this job for me?; "catch-up"; special problems; drugs and alcohol on and off the job; college?; vo-tech?; stay on the job?; resumes; applications; interviews; taxes; banking; labor unions; failure to get work; getting and keeping a job; fringe benefits; honor employers and analyze the year; and public relations. Other contents include supervisor's checklist of student performance and sample letters concerning absences or tardiness from the work experience position. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mayville Public Schools, WI.