ERIC Number: ED054329
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Aug
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Summer Institute in Agricultural Mechanics Education, Southern Region, Proceedings (Blacksburg, Virginia, August 3-7, 1970).
Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg.; Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
This summer institute emphasizes the establishment of minimum measurable standards of attainment in agricultural engineering phases of teacher education in agriculture. Speeches presented are: (1) "Where We Are in Agricultural Mechanics Education," by Alfred H. Krebs, (2) "Research Offerings for More Effective Teaching in Agricultural Mechanics," by John H. Rodgers, (3) "Changes in Agricultural Engineering That Will Affect Teaching in Agricultural Mechanics Education," by G.E. Henderson, (4) "Teacher Education in Agricultural Mechanics--Its Role in the Future," by George W. Wiegers, Jr., (5) "Identifying Instructional Areas in Agricultural Mechanics," by William C. Boykin, Sr., (6) "Trends in Vocational Agriculture and Agricultural Mechanics Education," by H.N. Hunsicker, (7)"Preparing Educational Objectives, Defining Affective Goals, Evaluating the Usefulness of Objectives, Analyzing Performance Problems," by Robert F. Mager, (8) "Appropriate Terminology for Agricultural Mechanics Education," by Carlton E. Johnson, and (9) "Suggested Courses in Agricultural Mechanization for Agricultural Education Graduates on the College Level," by Roland R. Harris. Appended are an evaluation, summary, and task force reports for metals, soldering, electricity, arc welding, gas welding and cutting. (FM)
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Authoring Institution: Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg.; Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.