ERIC Number: ED140011
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Crossroads '76. Addresses and Proceedings of the National and International Annual Conference of the American Arts Association (38th, 5th, Des Moines, Iowa, April 19-23, 1976).
Haney, George M., Ed.; And Others
This book is a compilation of 145 conference papers and presentations on industrial arts education covering content in career education, classroom projects, construction, curriculum, elementary school industrial arts, energy, funding programs, graphic communications, interdisciplinary studies, international perspective, past-present-future, metrics, miscellaneous instruction, the professional teacher, research, safety, special needs programs, teacher education, teaching methods, tools, and women. Representative titles include the following: Industrial Arts and the Career Choice Patterns of Junior High School Students, Contemporary Construction Education and Practice, Developing a Leadership and Group Interaction Skills Curriculum, A Continuum of Objectives: The Way to More Systematic Instruction, Industrial Arts Resource Kits for K-6 Grades, The Urgency of Energy Education, Status of Funding in Idaho, An Overview of New and Future Technology in the Graphic Communications, Strategies for Unified Arts: A Framework for Analysis, A Rationale for International Technological Education, Crossroads--The Aircraft Construction Route to Aerospace Education, Toward the Year 2000--Futuristics, Industrial Arts in the Industrial and Postindustrial Society, Freedom and Professionalism and Our National Heritage, Industrial Arts Research: Basic Considerations, Wood Surface Noise Control, Industrial Arts in Special Education, Minicourses in Industrial Education, A Competency-Based Teacher Education Program: Graphic Arts, Computer-Assisted Instruction: A Student/Machine Interactive System, and Numerical Controlled Equipment. Conference minutes and resolutions are also included. (EM)
Descriptors: Career Education, Conference Reports, Curriculum, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), Graphic Arts, Industrial Arts, Industrial Arts Teachers, Interdisciplinary Approach, Metric System, Safety, Special Education, Speeches, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
American Industrial Arts Association, 1201 16th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($8.00, cloth; $6.00 paperback; prepayment required)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Industrial Arts Association, Washington, DC.
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