ERIC Number: ED045798
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
The Galaxy Plan in Industrial Education. [Materials] Developed in The Experienced Teacher Fellowship Program.
McClea, Kenneth R., Ed.; And Others
These materials inform school administrators of the rationale of the Detroit Galaxy Plan and provide procedures for implementing the Plan. This program of occupational education for secondary Grades 7 through 12 is planned for students who intend to enter college, apprenticeships, or employment after high school. The Plan, developed by 24 experienced teachers who participated in a related fellowship program, involves laboratory programs in four major career clusters: (1) Industrial Materials and Processes, (2) Energy and Propulsion Systems, (3) Visual Communications, and (4) Personal Services. "Organizational Plan" gives the rationale, summarizes the Plan, and lists the career clusters. "Instructional Content" provides exemplary objectives, lesson plans, and unit outlines."Instruments for Evaluation" gives an instructional material evaluation guide and a student safety test. "Facilities" provides laboratory floor plans and equipment lists. A bibliography lists teaching aids, films, and books. Also included are a list of the fellows. A related document is VT 008 186. (EM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI. Dept. of Industrial Education.