Introducing Career Education and Development: A Guide for personnel in educational institutions in developed and developing countries, by Colin McCowan, Malcolm McKenzie and Mansi Shah.
Introducing Career Education and Development focuses on taking a proactive approach to helping young people manage their own career development. It advocates implementing a program of activities in educational institutions to assist them to develop the understanding, attitudes, skills, and experiences to be able to make informed career decisions and take deliberate career-related actions throughout their lives.
A rationale for the introduction of a quality Career Education and Development (CED) program
A selection of key theories behind a quality CED program
A simple CED framework and its application
Information on how to go about implementing an effective CED program
Example activities and case studies
Resources and strategies to ensure the delivery of programs that prepare students to deal effectively and confidently with key career-related decisions and actions
ACCE is a not for profit charity that supports career development as a lifelong process. We believe that through the development and delivery of ethical and professional career education and training, careers counselling services and products, individuals can become successful career self-managers.
The Australian Centre for Career Education acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledge and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.