ERIC Number: EJ583113
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Publication Date: 1999
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Skill and Knowledge Acquisition in the Workplace: A Case Study of Mentor-Apprentice Relationships in Youth Apprenticeship Programs.
Evanciew, Cheryl E. P.; Rojewski, Jay W.
Journal of Industrial Teacher Education, v36 n2 p24-54 Win 1999
Observations of mentor-apprentice interactions in a secondary youth apprenticeship program revealed the following: (1) apprentices had opportunities for socially shared, hands-on applied activities; (2) mentors instructed, demonstrated, coached, and explained; (3) no mentors had formal training in instruction; and (4) apprentices were able to observe work ethic and workplace social behavior. (SK)
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