ERIC Number: ED391099
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Jan
Promising Practices in Florida: Integrating Academic and Vocational Education.
Jones, Betty, Comp.
This document is a compilation of 90 successful interdisciplinary projects and activities and integrated academic and vocational curriculum ideas implemented in Florida during the past 3 years. The activities and projects have been submitted by teachers and have not been officially evaluated or reviewed. Each description provides this information: school/district; contact person with address and telephone number; subject/program area(s); grade(s); description; instructional activities; materials and resources; and comments. Broad topic areas include the following: agriculture; algebra; U.S. government; U.S. history; art; automotive; biology; building construction; business education; accounting; computer applications; keyboarding; office technology; word processing; business law; business mathematics; carpentry; chemistry; child care; child development; computer literacy; construction trades; criminal justice; diversified cooperative training; drafting; drama; drivers education; dropout prevention; economics; electronics; English; applied communication; language arts; family and consumer sciences; foreign language; graphic arts; health occupations; history; home economics; journalism; marketing; masonry; mathematics; applied mathematics; music; personal fitness; physical education; physical science; physics; principles of technology; science; small engines; social studies; Spanish; technology; technology education; and television production. An index is provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Agricultural Education, Business Education, Child Development, Curriculum Development, Demonstration Programs, Health Occupations, Home Economics, Integrated Curriculum, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Mathematics, Models, Program Descriptions, Sciences, Secondary Education, Technology Education, Vocational Education
Division of Applied Technology and Adult Education, 243-D Collins Bldg., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. GE 345 BK 95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech. and Adult Education.