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Prevocational Education

Scope Note: 
Orientation and counseling, usually at the junior high/middle school level, designed to assist students in determining the occupational areas for which they might best prepare -- may include training in work habits and skills applicable to a variety of jobs (i.e., following directions, punctuality, etc.) (Note: Prior to Mar80, the use of this term was not restricted by a Scope Note)
Category: Subjects of Instruction
Broader Terms
Vocational Education
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Prevocational Training
Related Terms
Career Choice
Career Counseling
Career Education
Career Exploration
Career Planning
Technical Education
Vocational Aptitude
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966