ERIC Number: ED336636
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Technology Education in Action: Outstanding Programs.
International Technology Education Association, Reston, VA.
This volume contains 10 articles describing middle school and high school technology education programs conducted in schools throughout the United States. Program descriptions, which are written by the teachers involved in the programs, are from schools in the following areas: Ann Arbor, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; Pittsburg, Kansas; Salt Lake City, Utah; Shaker Heights, Ohio; Bellevue, Washington; Charles County, Maryland; Greece, New York; Troy, Illinois; and Conroe, Texas. Each program described involves hands-on uses of technology and features problem solving by students. Programs also stress curriculum integration with mathematics, science, and communication areas. Photos are included with the descriptions. (KC)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Demonstration Programs, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Educational Resources, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Laboratories, Middle Schools, Program Descriptions, Science Education, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Methods, Technological Literacy, Technology
International Technology Education Association, 1914 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091-1502 ($8.00 members; $10.00 nonmembers).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: International Technology Education Association, Reston, VA.
Identifiers: Ann Arbor Public Schools MI; Charles County Public Schools MD; Chicago Public Schools IL; Conroe Independent School District TX; Granite School District VT; Pittsburg Unified School District KS; Technology Education; University School Shaker Heights OH