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ERIC Number: ED428182
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Pages: 35
Abstractor: N/A
School-to-Career Programs and Technology. Partnerships for Student Success.
Schweder, Heather A.
This publication is intended to provide educators and business leaders with examples of school-to-career activities that use computer-based and other technologies to enrich and enhance learning about the world of work. The five specific topics are as follows: (1) school-to-career partnerships; (2) bringing the world of work to the classroom; (3) technology and active learning experiences; (4) professional development for teachers; and (5) systemic school-to-career initiatives. Each section of this publication describes ways in which technology can be a partner to support student achievement and prepare young people with skills they will need to succeed in the workplace. For easy reference, a contents page precedes each section, highlighting key topics of interest to business leaders and educators. Wherever possible, website addresses are provided for these programs. A resources list is appended to assist in contacting 33 organizations cited in the publication. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Business Machines Corp., Armonk, NY.