Vocational Guidance for Girls eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 167 pages of information about Vocational Guidance for Girls.

Office work: 
  as a preparation for homemaking, 199
  possibilities in and qualifications for, 180 ff.

Oppenheim, quoted, 120

Oregon plan of school credit for home work, 106

Physiology, study of, as preparation for homemaking, 120

Puffer, J. Adams, quoted, 152, 155

Reading for the adolescent girl, 146 f.

Reform, woman’s opportunities in, 68, 70 f.

Salesmanship: 
  as a preparation for homemaking, 200
  possibilities in and qualifications for, 178 ff.

School: 
  art courses contributing to homemaking knowledge, 118 f.
  consolidated, 110
  continuation, 179 f.
  cooking classes in, 110 f.
  homemaking, duty to educate for, 35, 47 f., 76 ff.
  mothers’ relation to, 65 ff.
  sewing classes in grammar, 110, 111 f.
  vocational guidance, responsibility in, 167 ff., 204 ff., 211 ff.

School credit for home work, 105 ff.

School gardens, 108

Schreiner, Olive, quoted, 152

Servant question, 44 ff.

Sewing classes in grammar schools, 110, 111 f.

Sex knowledge, instruction in, 80, 128, 148 ff.

Social work, possibilities in and qualifications for, 191 ff.

Society: 
  school and playground center of girls’, 126 ff., 143 ff.
  woman’s place in, 3-17

Suffrage, 71

Tarbell, Ida M., quoted, 15

Teacher: 
  as a vocational guide, 167 ff., 204 ff., 211 ff.
  homemaking, responsibility of, in training for, 75 ff., 78, 80 f.

Teaching: 
  as a preparation for homemaking, 197 ff.
  possibilities in and qualifications for, 188 f.

Urban conditions as affecting home life, 10 f.

Vocational guidance: 
  considerations in, 163 ff., 194 ff.
  grammar school’s part in, 204 ff.
  high school’s part in, 211 ff.
  need for, 161 f.
  object of, 216
  school’s part in, 167 ff., 204 ff., 211 ff.
  teacher’s part in, 167 ff., 204 ff., 211 ff.

Vocations (see also the specific vocations): 
  as affecting homemaking, 194-202
  choice of, considerations in, 163 ff., 194 ff.
  classification of, 163-193
  determined by training, 203-217
  distributing group, 178-183
  producing group, 169-177
  service group, 184-193

Wage statistics, 160

Ward, Lester F., quoted, 15

Waste disposal, 37 ff.

Water supply, 36 f.

Womanhood, present-day ideals of, 1-72

Woman (see also Mother): 
  and citizenship, 71 f.
  as buyer, 70 f.
  church, relation to, 67
  community’s relation to working, 157 ff.
  education of, effect on home life, 8 ff.
  in industry, Census statistics, 151, 152, 153, 154
  marriage age 152, 219 f.
  reform, opportunities in, 68, 70 f.
  society, place in, 3-17
  status of, views concerning, 5 f.
  the real business of, 14 ff.
  wage statistics, 160

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