ERIC Number: ED399430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Workplace Education Advisory Councils.
This guide, which is intended for project directors, coordinators, and other professional staff involved in developing and delivering workplace education programs, explains the role of the advisory council in the development and implementation of workplace education programs structured as partnerships between businesses and educational providers and discusses various issues surrounding the formation of advisory councils. First, advisory councils are defined as panels of experts whose function is to provide businesses and educational providers with a structure through which workplace education programs can be developed and program issues/problems can be identified and solved. Next, the role of an advisory council in the following aspects of workplace education program development/delivery are explained: critical job tasks identification, job task analysis, skills assessment, curriculum development, instruction, and evaluation. Discussed next are various considerations in forming an advisory council, including the following: determining the types of individuals to include on an advisory council; identifying the factors motivating businesses to participate in workplace education; and approaching prospective advisory council members. Concluding the guide is a list of helpful tips for working with advisory council members. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. State Library and Adult Education Office.