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6-12 Education College & Career

School to Career, 11th Edition

By: J.J. Littrell, Ed.D., James H. Lorenz, Ed.D., and Harry T. Smith, Ed.D.
ISBN: 978-1-63126-615-7
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Career Education
Grade Level: 9-12
Description
School to Career provides students with a foundation for creating career goals using the 16 career clusters as a guide. College and Career Readiness activities covering writing, speaking, and listening are included, as well as Career Ready Practices.
  • A Lifespan Plan project-based activity opens each unit to guide students in the creation and evaluation of their own short- and long-term career and life goals.
  • College and Career Readiness Portfolio activities provide students an opportunity to create personal portfolios for use when exploring volunteer, education and training, or career opportunities.
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Text 832 978-1-63126-615-7 $112.00 $84.00
School to Career provides students with a foundation for creating career goals using the 16 career clusters as a guide. College and Career Readiness activities covering writing, speaking, and listening are included, as well as Career Ready Practices.
  • A Lifespan Plan project-based activity opens each unit to guide students in the creation and evaluation of their own short- and long-term career and life goals.
  • College and Career Readiness Portfolio activities provide students an opportunity to create personal portfolios for use when exploring volunteer, education and training, or career opportunities.
Workbook 214 978-1-63126-619-5 $26.64 $19.98
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 Edition 978-1-63126-620-1 $140.00 $105.00 *
The instructor's edition contains the full student text plus additional pages rich with resources to help you successfully plan and teach this course.
  • Introductory materials help you quickly get acquainted with the components of the teaching package.
  • Answer keys are included for checkpoint questions and end-of-chapter activities.
  • Sample instructional pacing charts offer a recommended schedule for both a semester-length and year-long course.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-621-8 $260.00 $195.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Resource Materials. Includes an introduction and overview of teaching material, best practices and classroom strategies, assessment rubrics, and correlations to national certification standards in PDF format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Textbook Answer Keys for review questions and activities in PDF format.
    • Student Workbook Answer Keys in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Activity File Solutions 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 1400 questions 978-1-63126-622-5 $248.00 $186.00 *
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 28 test banks with a total of 1400 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 978-1-63126-623-2 $240.00 $180.00 *
This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 28 chapters, comprising over 850 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.

Recommended 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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Previous Edition
School to Career, 10th Edition
Table of Contents

Career Exploration
1. Making the Transition from School to Career
2. Understanding Work-Based Learning
3. What Your Employer Expects
The Job Hunt
4. Finding and Applying for a Job
5. Taking Preemployment Tests
6. Interviewing for Jobs
Skills for Success
7. Teamwork and Problem-Solving Skills
8. Communicating on the Job
9. Math in the Workplace
10. Using Technology in Your Career
11. Looking Good on the Job
12. Safety on the Job
13. Leadership and Group Dynamics
14. Participating in Meetings
Career Planning
15. Digital Citizenship
16. Learning about Yourself
17. Learning about Careers
18. Making Career Decisions
Job Satisfaction
19. Succeeding on the Job
20. Diversity and Workplace Rights
21. Succeeding in Our Economic System
22. Entrepreneurship: A Business of Your Own
Managing Your Income
23. Understanding Income Taxes
24. Managing Spending
25. Using Credit
26. Banking, Saving, and Investing
27. Insurance
28. Managing Family, Work, and Citizenship Roles
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Career Education)
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Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Career Education)
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Chapter 15 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Career Education)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 15 (PPS, 1.47 MB)
Companion Website
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View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Career Education)
Correlations
Indiana
Precision Exams
Texas
Utah
 
Occupational Experiences
About the Author(s)

J.J. Littrell, Ed.D. - taught industrial and vocational education to teachers in training at Arizona State University. Littrell began his career teaching industrial education in Nebraska and Oregon public schools. Later he taught engineering at the University of Missouri. He earned degrees from Peru State College in Nebraska, the University of Minnesota, and the University of Missouri.

James H. Lorenz, Ed.D. - is professor emeritus and chair of the department of engineering technology and industrial studies at Middle Tennessee State University. He has taught graduate and undergraduate teacher certification courses and undergraduate drafting courses for over 25 years. Lorenz conducts numerous in-service training programs for teachers and has directed SkillsUSA activities at district and state levels. He began his career teaching drafting and graphic arts at the secondary level. Lorenz holds degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Stout, the University of Minnesota, and the University of Georgia.

Harry T. Smith, Ed.D. - is professor of curriculum and instruction at Tennessee Technological University where he has served as program supervisor of industrial education since 1986. Smith's primary responsibility is teaching instructional media technology and occupational education licensure courses to undergraduate and graduate students in the college of education. Earlier, Smith taught industrial education at the secondary level in Missouri and the postsecondary level in Missouri and Michigan. Smith holds degrees from Northeast Missouri State, Central Missouri State, and Michigan State Universities.