ERIC Number: ED205704
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Innovative Teaching Ideas. A Sharing of Teaching Tips, Ideas and Methods.
Tenney, Richard W., Ed.; And Others
Compiled from materials collected from 150 teachers of agriculture across New York State who participated in a series of 11 regional agriculture inservice workshops, this resource guide contains innovative techniques for classroom operation as well as suggestions for using available resources. The ideas have been organized into the following eight sections: check lists and forms, content outlines and organization, demonstrations and field trips, diagrams and plans, games and puzzles, references and resources, review and study guides, and role play and simulation. Topics covered in individual learning activities include planting crops, pricing, energy conservation, livestock production and management, shop equipment safety, work incentives, shop management, work experience programs, developing grant proposals, community problem solving, community development and government, farm management, soil structure and conservation, styles of leadership, milk marketing, basic nutrition, embryology and incubation, equipment operation and safety, botany, computer use, plant science, commodities, and career exploration and job hunting. (MN)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Machinery, Agricultural Production, Agricultural Skills, Agronomy, Behavioral Objectives, Botany, Career Education, Course Descriptions, Demonstrations (Educational), Educational Games, Educational Resources, Energy Conservation, Farm Management, Field Trips, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Livestock, Marketing, Material Development, Puzzles, Records (Forms), Reference Materials, Role Playing, Secondary Education, Simulation, Study Guides, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education
Cornell Instructional Materials Service, Room 7, Stone Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY ($9.50, plus shipping, for manual with binder and index tabs; $7.50, for contents only).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Agricultural Education.
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Ithaca. Coll. of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell Univ.; Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY. Inst. for Occupational Education.