ERIC Number: ED468826
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Oct
How Would You Know? Assessing the Effectiveness of Careers Guidance Services. CES Briefing.
Howieson, Cathy; Semple, Sheila
Careers guidance in Scotland is about to undergo major structural change with the creation of Careers Scotland which will provide a national, all-age careers guidance service. Among its aims, Careers Scotland seeks to establish national quality standards for careers provision. This briefing draws on a recently completed study of the effectiveness of careers services in Scotland to consider some of the issues involved in assessing the quality and effectiveness of careers guidance work. (Author)
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Foreign Countries, National Programs, National Standards, Program Effectiveness
Centre for Educational Sociology, University of Edinburgh, St. John's Land, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ Scotland. Tel: 44 0131-651-6238; Fax: 44 0131 651 6239; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ed.ac.uk/~ces. For full text: http://www.ed.ac.uk/ces/Briefings.htm.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Edinburgh Univ. (Scotland). Centre for Educational Sociology.
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Scotland)