ERIC Number: ED352464
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
JOBS. A Partnership between Education and Industry.
Mann, Sandra; And Others
This packet contains 15 lessons developed in a workplace basic skills project for the metal casting industry established jointly by Central Alabama Community College and Robinson Foundry, Inc. The lessons cover the following topics: (1) green sand schedule; (2) the core room; (3) the core room (continued); (4) figuring time; (5) the cleaning room; (6) the EPS (Evaporated Polystyrene System) process; (7) green sand; (8) EPS-1; (9) EPS-2; (10) grinding production sheet; (11) building and grounds; (12) molding production sheet; (13) forms; (14) grinding production sheet; and (15) vocabulary. Lessons contain information sheets, vocabulary (in some cases), technical information particular to the Robinson Foundry, pretests/posttests with answers, and learning activities for each of the factory processes covered in the lessons. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Central Alabama Community Coll., Alexander City.; Robinson Foundry, Inc., Alexander City, AL.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For a related report, see CE 062 552.