Board Policies

Last revised: May 13, 2013

602.9

Career Education

Preparing students for careers is one goal of the education program. Career education shall be infused into the education program for grades kindergarten through twelve. This education shall include, but not be limited to, awareness of self in relation to others and the needs of society, exploration of employment opportunities, experiences in personal decision-making, and experiences of integrating work values and work skills into their lives.

It shall be the responsibility of the superintendent to assist certified personnel in finding ways to provide career education in most courses. Special attention should be given to courses of vocational education nature. The board, in its review of the curriculum, shall review the means in which career education is combined with other instructional programs.

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Date of Adoption

May 8, 1989

Date of Revision

January 13, 1997
March 10, 2003
April 13, 2009
May 13, 2013