ERIC Number: ED268330
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Using the Computer in Special Vocational Programs. Inservice Activities.
Lane, Kenneth; Ward, Raymond
This inservice manual is intended to assist vocational education teachers in using the techniques of computer-assisted instruction in special vocational education programs. Addressed in the individual units are the following topics: the basic principles of computer-assisted instruction (TRS-80 computers and typing on a computer keyboard); money management; basic spelling skills (basic and employment-related vocabulary); basic mathematics skills and a teacher's budget; and basic writing skills (completing employment applications, developing three different types of resumes, and writing a letter of application). Each section contains some or all of the following: instructional text, one or more learning activities, sample forms, sample computer programs, and answers to the learning activities. A bibliography of computer software concludes the booklet. (MN)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Budgeting, Computer Assisted Instruction, Courseware, Inservice Teacher Education, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Mathematics Skills, Money Management, Postsecondary Education, Resumes (Personal), Secondary Education, Special Education, Spelling, Teacher Workshops, Vocational Education, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Kentucky State Dept. of Education, Frankfort. Office of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Hardin County Board of Education, Elizabethtown, KY.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A