ERIC Number: ED322397
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Resources in Technology '85.
McCrory, David L.; Maughan, George R.
This document--intended for secondary school and college students--contains technology education instructional units on the history of energy, coal energy, oil and natural gas, wind and solar energy, nuclear energy, careers in energy, energy and the environment, the history of transportation, transportation control devices, the history of communication, communication devices, magnetic storage of information, computer logic devices, nonimpact computer printers, the history of production, production tools and processes, truss-frames in home construction, space frames and geodesic domes, and fiber composite materials. Each unit typically includes a list of what students should be able to do after reading it, narrative information, line illustrations, a self-quiz with answers, a list of suggested activities, and a resource list for further study. (CML)
Descriptors: Algorithms, Alternative Energy Sources, Coal, Communications, Computer Printers, Construction Materials, Construction (Process), Energy, Energy Occupations, Fuels, Futures (of Society), Industrial Arts, Magnetic Tapes, Manufacturing, Postsecondary Education, Power Technology, Productivity, Secondary Education, Technological Literacy, Transportation
International Technology Education Association, 1914 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091-1502 ($6.50 members, $7.50 nonmembers; six-volume set: $35.00 members, $37.50 nonmembers).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Technology Education Association, Reston, VA.
Note: For related volumes, see CE 055 590-595.