ERIC Number: ED024811
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Relationship of Industrial Arts Education to Vocational Trade-Technical Education in California; A Survey Report.
Lathrop, Irvin; Farr, Wilbur.
In order to ascertain the present status of industrial education in California and its future, data were collected from several sources including principals, teachers, supervisors, and junior and state college personnel. The study was limited to industrial arts and trade-technical education in the state's secondary schools excluding area vocational schools and technical occupational centers. "Present Program" persents data on industrial arts enrollment, courses offered, teacher characteristics, student characteristics, and instructional practices. "Current Innovations and Related Programs and Studies" reviews several curriculum development projects in the United States. "Relationship of Industrial Arts to Vocational Trade-Technical Education" contrasts teachers and their assignments, financing, course relationships, enrollments, course content, instructional practices, and outlines the unique characteristics of both programs. "Industrial Education in California Institutions of Higher Education" discusses educational programs, certification requirements, enrollment, and the primary functions of each field. Sixty-three conclusions and recommendations are included. (EM)
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Authoring Institution: California State Coll., Long Beach.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of Industrial Education.
Identifiers - Location: California