ERIC Number: ED259159
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Building and Home Maintenance Services.
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Coll. of Agriculture and Natural Resources Education Inst.
This task-based curriculum guide for building and home maintenance services is intended to help the teacher develop a classroom management system where students learn by doing. Introductory materials include a Dictionary of Occupational Titles job code and title sheet, a career ladder, a matrix relating duty/task numbers to job titles, and a task list. Each task is then outlined in this format: statement of duty, statement of task, duty and task numbers, a checklist of achievement indicators, a statement of the criteria for achievement of competence, specification of required tools and equipment and resources, and lists of teacher activities and student learning activities. The tasks are categorized by 13 duties: operating and maintaining equipment, caring for resiliant and nonresiliant floors, caring for carpeted floors, maintaining surfaces, performing laundry operations, performing building repairs, performing plumbing repairs, performing electrical repairs, maintaining grounds, operating temperature controls, performing management functions, maintaining facilities, and using employability skills. Other contents include student and class achievement records, tool/equipment lists, and a bibliography. (YLB)
Descriptors: Buildings, Cleaning, Curriculum Guides, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Evaluation Criteria, Grounds Keepers, Housekeepers, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Maintenance, Occupational Information, Secondary Education, Service Occupations, Service Workers, Trade and Industrial Education
Michigan Vocational Education Resource Center, 133 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1034.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Vocational-Technical Education Service.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Coll. of Agriculture and Natural Resources Education Inst.