ERIC Number: ED447364
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Career Activity File, K-12: School-to-Work Sustainability. Career Development Month, November 1999.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater.
This publication was written in acknowledgment of career development month and is composed of activities for career development for elementary through secondary school students. The overall theme is school-to-work sustainability, and the document provides a guidance model that explains how the school-to-work transition can occur. The model is divided into grades K-6 career awareness; grades 7-8 career exploration; grades 9-10 career planning and preparation; grades 11-12 vocational and technical education; and grades 13-14 postsecondary training and work-site learning. An Employer Participation Model is presented which explains how employees can work directly with students. Curriculum activities and lesson plans for observation of career month or to be used throughout the curriculum are described for elementary, middle, and secondary school students. Guidelines for conducting a poetry or poster contest in observation of career development month are also included. Suggestions for counselor and teacher activities are listed throughout the book. Career development for kits, catalogues, and handbooks for classroom use are listed. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater.
Identifiers - Location: Oklahoma