ERIC Number: ED213999
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Orientation to the World of Work. Program Booklet.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
This guide provides participant materials for a 20-hour program to prepare participants for involvement in career decision making, planning, occupational skills training, and related occupational preparation. Developed to be offered as part of Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) training for out-of-school CETA-eligible youth and adults and for in-school youth, the booklet contains informative materials on using individual needs and priorities in ongoing decision making. Questions are provided within the text. Section titles are (1) What motivates you and other people to work? (2) What needs will influence your career choices? (3) What facts will help you match your needs to a career? and (4) How can you make good decisions? (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Career Choice, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Decision Making, Employment Programs, Federal Programs, Individual Needs, Instructional Materials, Job Training, Motivation, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Vocational Education, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Youth Programs.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Comprehensive Employment and Training Act