ERIC Number: ED409430
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Diversified Education. Vocational Education Program Courses Standards.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.
This document contains vocational education program course standards (curriculum frameworks and student performance standards) for exploratory courses, practical arts courses, and job preparatory programs offered at the secondary and postsecondary level as part of Florida's diversified education program, which consists of courses, programs, and activities designed to achieve the following purposes: prepare individuals for employment in selected occupations through cooperative instruction; motivate potential school leavers to remain in school by providing a variety of supervised, occupational on-the-job experiences combined with general human relationship and employability skills; and reinforce the basic skills in English, mathematics, and science appropriate for individual students' job preparatory programs. Curriculum frameworks are provided for the following programs: exploration of vocational occupations; practical arts (general); workplace computer applications; workplace essentials; cooperative diversified education; diversified cooperative training; guided workplace learning; work experience; and vocational-related basic skills. Each curriculum framework includes some or all of the following: program title, occupational area, grade level, length, certification awarded; major concepts/content covered in the course; laboratory activities; special notes; and intended outcomes. (MN)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Literacy, Dropout Prevention, Employment Qualifications, Entry Workers, Job Skills, On the Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Prevocational Education, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Statewide Planning, Student Evaluation, Student Motivation, Teaching Guides, Vocational Education, Work Attitudes, Work Experience Programs
Florida Department of Education, Product Distribution, Tallahassee, FL 32399 (order no. DO 483 BK 97).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida