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ERIC Number: ED414439
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 13
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
The Workplace as a Learning Place. Bulletin No. 98137.
Smeltzer, Preston E.
School-supervised work experience is suggested as part of the Wisconsin school-to-work program. This booklet is designed to inform school administrators, coordinating teachers, other educators, and parents about essential ingredients of high quality work-based education. It covers the following: (1) an introduction to workplace learning; (2) a definition of work-based education; (3) benefits of workplace learning for students; (4) benefits of workplace learning for the community; (5) selecting a job for the workplace experience; (6) scheduling workplace experiences; (7) the roles of educators, parents, and co-workers in workplace learning; (8) recordkeeping; (9) connecting school to work and the classroom; and (10) work experience program options for various grade levels. (KC)
Publication Sales, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Drawer 179, Milwaukee, WI 53293-0179; phone: 800-243-8782.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin