ERIC Number: ED414489
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Career Paths. Facilitator's Guide.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
This five-section facilitator's guide is designed to help teachers guide students through exploration of career paths. The first section is an introduction to the concept of career paths and an explanation of the steps students follow in exploring them. The second section provides information to help instructors cover the introductory materials and each of the five steps of the student booklet. Each step consists of the following: purpose; directions for completing the appropriate activities in the student booklet; frequently asked questions about each career paths step; additional activities to supplement those provided in the student booklet; and crosswalks to the Missouri Comprehensive Model Guidance Program competencies and to the National Career Development Guidelines Competencies and indicators from the National Occupational Information Coordinating Committee. The third section includes handouts for completing the activities in the guide, the fourth section provides letters for students to take home to adult family members to explain the career exploration process. The final section provides ideas for implementing career paths in a school or district. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Development, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Guidance, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Education Work Relationship, Learning Activities, Occupational Aspiration, School Guidance, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Teaching Methods, Units of Study, Values Clarification
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 8 London Hall, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202; 800-669-2465; http://www.iml.coe.missouri.edu (order no. 30-2012-I, $13.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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.