ERIC Number: ED389891
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Planning for Life. A Compendium of 1995 Nationally Recognized Career Planning Programs.
National Consortium of State Career Guidance Supervisors, Columbus, OH.
This document presents the characteristics of the Planning for Life Program, conducted by the U.S. Army Recruiting Command and the National Consortium of State Career Guidance Supervisors. Planning for Life gives national recognition to selected coalition-based programs that have successfully implemented complete and effective career planning opportunities for youth or adults. This compendium lists the 7 essential elements of career planning, then profiles 12 award-winning programs, including 2 national award winners. Abstracts of each program include the following: grade level; type of school; program overview; program characteristics (clarity, commitment, comprehensiveness, collaboration, coherence, coordination, competency); materials used; program features; and contact person with address and telephone number. Contents of five appendixes are as follows: a matrix of program features; a list of 1994 honored programs; a key contact person listing; a state career guidance supervisors listing; and U.S. Army key addresses. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Army Recruiting Command, Fort Sheridan, IL.
Authoring Institution: National Consortium of State Career Guidance Supervisors, Columbus, OH.
Note: For the program guide book, see ED 374 344; for the 1994 compendium, see ED 378 386.