ERIC Number: ED027399
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-May
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Proceedings of a Consultants Workshop on Technologies Related to Mechanical Engineering (San Antonio, Texas, May 1968).
Miller, Aaron J., Ed
Forty persons attended this workshop, designed to identify consultants and orient them to the needs of community colleges and technical institutes when developing, revising or upgrading mechanical technology programs. Presentations by some of the nation's leading technical educators were followed by discussion periods and critique, both of which are included in thi s pamphlet. The publication is intended as a guide to consultants and as an introduction for Junior College administrators formulating programs in technologies related to mechanical engineering. Papers presented discussed: (1) the advantages of using consultants and initial arrangements for their use by K. Skaggs, (2) background data and information on technician supply and demand, and issues and concerns relevant to consultant service, by S. Brodsky, (3) steps for developing curriculum for mechanical engineering technologies by S. Peterson, (4) basic teaching methods and materials by R. Michael, and (5) facilities and staffing for mechanical engineering technologies by H. Cunningham. (FP)
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Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.
Authoring Institution: American Association of Physics Teachers, Washington, DC.