ERIC Number: ED106221
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Mar-24
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Technology Education Teacher Center.
DeVore, Paul W.; McCrory, David L.
This document describes the Technology Education Teacher Center, which was designed as a pilot model for a specific field of study--technology education. The first section of the document examines the development of the Center during its five years of operation. The second section discusses the design of the Center, concentrating on the following topics: (a) change process; (b) technology model; (c) program design; and (d) purpose, function, and scope of the Center's programs. The third section lists program objectives, including a) organizational-operational objectives, b) instructional-educational objectives, c) field and community services, d) education and technology resources, and e) secondary objectives. The fourth section deals with program organization, focusing specifically on the following areas: (a) organizational structure, (b) management function, (c) training function, (d) contractual function, (e) research function, (f) resource function, (g) evaluation function, (h) staffing the center, and (i) facilities. The fifth section looks at program operation, which is determined by the objectives of the Center together with the organizational design. Lastly, assessment of the teacher center operation is examined. (PB)
Descriptors: Decision Making, Inservice Teacher Education, Labor Utilization, Preservice Teacher Education, School Community Relationship, School Personnel, Space Utilization, Teacher Centers, Teacher Education, Technology, Universities
Paul W. DeVore, Technology Education, Suite 609 Allen Hall, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 ($8.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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