ERIC Number: EJ651639
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Structured Mentoring: A Career Transition Support Service for Girls.
McMahon, Mary; Limerick, Brigid; Gillies, Jan
Australian Journal of Career Development, v11 n2 p7-12 Win 2002
Australian girls (n=21) received 6 weeks of mentoring from 19 retail and information/communications technologies professionals, a structured workbook, and a career guidance workshop. Pre/postprogram data from girls, mentors, and school staff showed the program was effective in providing realistic, relevant information about growth industry careers. Participants wanted the mentoring phase to be longer. (Contains 21 references.) (SK)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Exploration, Demand Occupations, Education Work Relationship, Females, Foreign Countries, Mentors, Secondary Education
Australian Council for Educational Research, Private Bag 55, Camberwell, Victoria 3124, Australia.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia