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ERIC Number: ED134831
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Metrication of Technical Career Education. Final Report. Volume II.
Feirer, John L.
This second volume of the metrication study report contains the instructional materials developed to help the industrial and vocational education fields to use the metric system, primarily in the area of industrial arts from the seventh through the fourteenth year. The materials are presented in three sections. Section 1, Going Metric in Industrial Education, includes metric materials for career education, for all students, for drafting, for metalworking, for graphic arts, and for woodworking and building construction. Also included are lists of tools and related materials. Section 2 contains materials for teaching metrics in home economics. Section 3 presents samples of instructional materials used during an indepth metric seminar for industrial teacher educators. Most of the packets consist primarily of transparency masters and related outlines for the teacher. (The report of the metrication study including evaluation of these materials is in Volume I.) (MF)
Descriptors: Building Trades, Drafting, Graphic Arts, Industrial Arts, Instructional Materials, Metal Working, Metric System, Occupational Home Economics, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Guides, Technical Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Transparencies, Visual Aids, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers, Woodworking
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo. Center for Metric Education.
Note: For a related document see CE 010 071 ; Some charts will not reproduce clearly