ERIC Number: ED029961
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Grain, Feed, Seed, and Farm Supply Technology. A Suggested 2-Year Post High School Curriculum.
Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
The increasing need for skilled agricultural technicians for the grain, feed, seed, and farm supply industry resulted in preparation of this suggested curriculum guide to aid in planning, developing, and evaluating post-high school programs. The guide includes: (1) suggested course outlines with examples of texts and references, (2) sequence of technical education procedure, (3) laboratory layouts with equipment and costs, (4) a discussion of library, faculty and student services, and (5) a selected list of scientific, trade and technical societies. Consultants, advisors, owners and employers in the industry, elevator operator managers, and administrators and teachers in schools of technology provided suggestions to the agricultural and technical education specialist in the occupations section of the Division of Vocational and Technical Education who authored the document. Sections are: (1) The Grain, Feed, Seed, and Farm Supply Industry. (2) The Technician Education Program, (3) The Curriculum, (4) Course Outlines, (5) Facilities, Equipment and Cost, (6) Selecting Library Materials, and (7) Bibliography. Sample instructional materials and occupational experience forms are provided in the appendixes. (DM)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Supplies, Agricultural Supply Occupations, Agricultural Technicians, Bibliographies, Cooperative Education, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities, Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Guides, Records (Forms)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 20402 (FS 5.281:81014, $1.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.