ERIC Number: ED041173
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Machine Tool Operation, Course Description.
Denny, Walter E.; Anderson, Floyd L.
Prepared by an instructor and curriculum specialists, this course of study was designed to meet the individual needs of the dropout and/or hard-core unemployed youth by providing them skill training, related information, and supportive services knowledge in machine tool operation. The achievement level of each student is determined at entry, and small instructional units provide continuing positive reinforcement and minimize frustration. Training in machine tool operation stresses the development of skills through practical experiences. Machines used include the drill press, engine lathe, bench grinder, surface grinder, cutoff saw, and vertical and horizontal milling machines. Upon completion of this training the student is qualified for a variety of entry level positions in machine shops. Brief descriptions of other instructional areas, teaching techniques, material utilization, motivational devices, and case studies are appended. Related materials are available as VT 011 518-VT 011 533 in this issue. (GR)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Minneapolis Public Schools, Minn. Work Opportunity Center.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III