ERIC Number: ED457339
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Technology Education as a Career. Teacher Instructional Materials and Activities for High School Technology Education.
Childress, Vincent; Newman, Jeffery L.; Parker, Whitney D.
This lesson plan and learning activities were designed for high school technology education teachers to use in assisting students in making informed decisions regarding a career in technology education. The following materials are included in the packet: (1) the lesson description (three learning objectives and advice to the teacher); (2) the lesson plan outline for "Technology Education as a Career," including goals, a resource list, a supply list, a section called "Review and Focus," step-by-step directions for the teacher's presentation, suggestions for student practice, a mediated activity, a list of what students should learn, and evaluation instructions; (3) the "World Wide Web Technology Education Career Activity" and answer sheet that support the lesson; (4) three overhead transparencies that support the lesson; (5) a recruitment brochure; and (6) a prerequisite lesson plan and overhead transparency for students who have never searched the World Wide Web. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Education, Classroom Techniques, High Schools, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Occupational Aspiration, Occupational Information, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Technical Education, Technology Education, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers, World Wide Web
For full text: http://teched.edtl.vt.edu/ctte/tecareers/TechEdAsACareer.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Sponsor: Technical Foundation of America, Glen Ellyn, IL.
Authoring Institution: Council on Technology Teacher Education, Reston, VA.