Promoting Career Awareness And Occupational Literacy Among Primary School Children
H. M. Denga (Mrs)
Primary education in Nigeria today has not only witnessed population explosion but knowledge explosion that could be harnessed to educate the child who will take the place of the adult in role playing in his society. Children study school subjects like Social Studies, Elementary Science, English Language, Reading, Mathematics and others which are assumed to conform with general principles of human development, likes and dislikes, assets and liabilities. The purpose of this paper is to discuss and disseminate (the) information on ways of creating career awareness among children and deliberately exposing them to read and. write about occupations of interest in their environment.