ERIC Number: ED183785
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jul
Pre-Employment Laboratory Education. Child Care Guidebook.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.
This guidebook is designed for use in teaching students enrolled in secondary pre-employment laboratory education (PELE) child care programs. The first of two major sections includes an overview for teachers in planning, conducting, and evaluating a child care program. Specific topics discussed in section 1 include (1) the school-operated center, (2) the public child care center, (3) student selection, (4) scheduling, (5) laboratory experiences, (6) classroom instruction, and (7) evaluation. Section 2 presents the PELE child care curriculum. Lesson plans are presented within eight areas: introduction to child care services, environment, development, behavior, routines, children's program, special groups, and center management. Each lesson plan follows a typical format that includes six parts: subject title, competency, objectives, sub-competencies, laboratory skills, and classroom concepts. A detailed reference list is appended. (LRA)
Descriptors: Child Care Occupations, Child Development, Curriculum Guides, Day Care Centers, Home Economics Skills, Job Skills, Occupational Home Economics, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides
Home Economics Instructional Materials Center, Texas Tech University, P.O. Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Instructional Materials Center.