ERIC Number: ED404532
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Missouri Business Education Handbook.
This guide is designed to serve as a resource document for business educators that can be adapted to reflect the individual needs of schools and communities. It is intended to assist them as they assume a major role in providing information about the program to guidance counselors, school administrators, teachers, parents, representatives from the business community, and others. The guide contains 13 sections: (1) curriculum (key content areas for elementary through postsecondary students; curriculum framework; sequencing competencies/courses; 19 course descriptions; articulation; delivery systems; and business partnerships); (2) supervised business experience programs; (3) assessment section (systems of student and program evaluation, sample competency profile); (4) requirements and procedures for vocational business programs; (5) certification (secondary, vocational, applied academic); (6) professional development (including professional organizations); (7) student organizations; (8) promoting business education; (9) program advisory councils; (10) counseling and guidance services; (11) equity for special populations and for all students; (12) resources for business educators (names, addresses, and descriptions of 13 resource organizations); and (13) funding sources. Appendixes include the following: student organization chapters, tech prep coordinators, statements of the Policies Commission on Business and Economic Education, business teacher education programs, area vocational schools, and sample forms. (YLB)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Business Education, Career Counseling, Career Guidance, Course Descriptions, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Marketing, Postsecondary Education, Professional Development, Program Development, Program Implementation, Public Relations, Resource Materials, Sex Fairness, State Curriculum Guides, Student Certification, Student Evaluation, Student Organizations, Work Experience Programs
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 8 London Hall, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 20-0010-I: $13.15; 800/669-2465; http://www.iml.coe.missouri.edu).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; 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.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri