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ERIC Number: EJ915522
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Nov
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 22
ISSN: ISSN-0094-0771
Creating a Collaborative Career Development Program for Middle Grades Students
Schaefer, Mary Beth; Rivera, Lourdes M.; Ophals, Elizabeth
Middle School Journal (J3), v42 n2 p30-38 Nov 2010
The authors describe the development and implementation of the Career Institute, a program designed to provide opportunities for young adolescents to explore their interests and abilities in relation to their current educational experiences and future college and career goals. They share details about how the school-wide career development program was integrated into the school's middle school curriculum. Values of the program are presented and recommendations for program development are discussed. (Contains 3 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Middle Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A