ERIC Number: ED462594
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Developing a Career Center.
Feller, Rich, Ed.
This 12-section handbook, based on information for Colorado but applicable to other states as well, contains resources and lists and explains procedures to establish or expand a career guidance center in a school, government office, or organization. The 12 sections cover the following topics: (1) purpose and philosophy; (2) assessment, advisory boards, and goals and objectives; (3) location and floor plans; (4) levels of development; (5) career assessment tools; (6) career exploration tools; (7) career center day-to-day operations; (8) presenting resources; (9) documentation, accountability, and reporting; (10) support services; (11) 38 references and resources; and (12) 13 selected ordering sources. Five appendixes contain a career center needs assessment survey for faculty and staff; a needs-assessment questionnaire for high school students; a faculty request for services form; a sample basic intake form; and a sample career center student intake form. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Development, Career Education, Career Guidance, Career Information Systems, Educational Needs, Facility Planning, Guidelines, High Schools, Occupational Information, Program Administration, Program Development, School Guidance
For full text: http://www.coloradocareer.net/HandBook.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Colorado