ERIC Number: EJ552814
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Middle Level School Concerns and Rural School-to-Employment Issues: In Search of Better Ways.
Toepfer, Conrad F., Jr.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v13 n1 p28-36 Spr 1997
Examines the need to help rural youth become employable in today's changing circumstances, especially young adolescents in middle school programs. Discusses elements in effective School-to-Employment (STE) programs, basic job skills appropriate to middle-school exploratory STE programs, and the need for program articulation between middle and high school programs. Contains 35 references. (Author/TD)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Early Adolescents, Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Employment Potential, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Middle School Students, Middle Schools, Rural Education, Rural Urban Differences, Rural Youth, School Community Relationship, Service Learning
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue title: "Middle Level Education: Rural Connections."