ERIC Number: ED404556
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
The Vocational Instructor's Survival Guide.
Edmunds, Niel A.; Smith, Clifton L.
This booklet is an updated and expanded version of a 1983 guide for beginning and experienced vocational-technical education teachers. It contains strategies, resources, and references for further information. The nine chapters of the guide cover the following topics: (1) the role of the vocational instructor; (2) providing career guidance; (3) integrating academic and vocational education; (4) advising a vocational student organization; (5) providing work-based learning; (6) helping students make the transition from school to careers; (7) creating a school and community relations program; (8) evaluating and improving your program; and (9) professional development. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Classroom Techniques, Curriculum Development, Education Work Relationship, Inservice Teacher Education, Integrated Curriculum, Postsecondary Education, Professional Development, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement, School Community Relationship, Secondary Education, Student Organizations, Teacher Role, Teaching Methods, Technical Education, Vocational Education Teachers, Work Experience Programs
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Vocational Association, Alexandria, VA.