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6-12 Education College & Career

Principles of Human Services

By: Sharleen L. Kato, Ed.D.
ISBN: 978-1-63126-531-0
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Human Services
Grade Level: 9-12
Description
Principles of Human Services is an introductory text designed specifically for high school students interested in learning about occupations in the field of human services. The text focuses on the five career pathways within the human services career cluster. Human services related careers in food and nutrition, clothing, and housing are also included. This student-friendly text provides a look at the aptitudes, attitudes, and skills; education and training; and specialized knowledge needed to succeed in a wide variety of human services careers. Students can also discover which careers are expected to experience growth in the future. A wide variety of activities provide built-in opportunities for discussion, higher-order thinking, and collaborative learning.
  • Career Spotlight features give students a closer look at human services careers from the perspective of professionals in the field.
  • Pathway to Success hands-on activities provide opportunities for students to build skills and learn best practices they can apply to their everyday lives now and in the future.
  • Case Studies capture students' interest with real-life scenarios and follow-up questions to involve students in class discussion.
Products & Prices 6-12 Education
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Text 534 978-1-63126-531-0 $106.64 $79.98
Principles of Human Services is an introductory text designed specifically for high school students interested in learning about occupations in the field of human services. The text focuses on the five career pathways within the human services career cluster. Human services related careers in food and nutrition, clothing, and housing are also included. This student-friendly text provides a look at the aptitudes, attitudes, and skills; education and training; and specialized knowledge needed to succeed in a wide variety of human services careers. Students can also discover which careers are expected to experience growth in the future. A wide variety of activities provide built-in opportunities for discussion, higher-order thinking, and collaborative learning.
  • Career Spotlight features give students a closer look at human services careers from the perspective of professionals in the field.
  • Pathway to Success hands-on activities provide opportunities for students to build skills and learn best practices they can apply to their everyday lives now and in the future.
  • Case Studies capture students' interest with real-life scenarios and follow-up questions to involve students in class discussion.
Workbook 978-1-63126-535-8 $24.00 $18.00
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-536-5 $266.64 $199.98 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor’s Resources. Includes an introduction and overview of the teaching material, best practices and classroom strategies, assessment rubrics, and correlations to national standards in PDF format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Answer Keys for textbook and workbook questions and activities in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Reproducible Masters in PDF format.
System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 730 questions 978-1-63126-537-2 $252.00 $189.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 16 test banks with a total of 730 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64 bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 500 slides 978-1-63126-538-9 $244.00 $183.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 16 chapters, comprising over 500 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
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Table of Contents

Learning About Human Services
1. An Introduction to Human Services
2. The People Business
3. What Makes an Effective Human Services Worker?
4. On the Road to Personal and Professional Success
Preparing for Career Success
5. Looking Inward: Identifying Your Personal Brand
6. Looking Outward: Connecting with Human Services
7. Looking Ahead: Preparing for Workplace Success
Investigating Career Pathways in Human Services
8. Consumer Services
9. Counseling and Mental Health Services
10. Early Childhood Development and Services
11. Family and Community Services
12. Personal Care Services
Exploring Human Services Related Careers
13. Entrepreneurial Careers in Human Services
14. Food and Nutrition Related Human Services
15. Clothing Related Human Services
16. Housing Related Human Services
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Human Services)
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Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Human Services)
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Chapter 8 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Human Services)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 1 (PPS, 2.67 MB)
PPS
Chapter 2 (PPS, 2.8 MB)
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription
Companion Website
www.g-wlearning.com
View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Human Services)
Correlations
FCS National Standards Correlations
PDF
National Standards (PDF, 112 KB)
Pre-PAC Correlations
Texas
About the Author(s)

Sharleen L. Kato, Ed.D. - loves teaching as well as learning. She is a professor at Seattle Pacific University where she encourages students to become creative and successful in their chosen career field. She believes that the mission of family and consumer sciences is the key to a myriad of meaningful and fulfilling careers. Dr. Kato has taught undergraduate students for over 25 years. She currently serves as the Family and Consumer Sciences Department Director. Dr. Kato holds a doctorate in education, a master’s in human ecology, and an undergraduate degree in home economics. She travels extensively spending at least two weeks each year serving in an orphanage, teen home, and prenatal clinic in the Philippines.