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Ohio's Employability Skills Project (1988)

Miami Valley Special Education Services Center
Montgomery County Board of Education
1831 Harsman Rd.
Dayton, OH 45424
(513) 236-9965

Skills identified by employers are those necessary for obtaining employment and attaining success in the workplace.

This model describes a survey of Ohio SPED teachers and parents on how to best provide instruction and encourages the incorporation of these skills into all other subjects. Ohio s Employability/Life Skills Assessment - Ages 6-13 years
Set 1 Self-help skills
Set 2 General work habits
Set 3 Task related skills
Set 4 Quantity of work
Set 5 Quality of work
Set 6 Relationship to supervisor
Set 7 Relationship with co-workers
Set 8 Work attitudes

Insights: The binder has a list of all of the schools using this model. The only h/h deaf unit listed with Champion H.S. Career Development class taught by Cathy Anderson.

This model included lesson plans, ideas, activities, and instructional strategies, as well as ways to adapt them to a handicapped classroom.

Uploaded by: Jessica Soltesz/Kent State University/Deaf Education Major