ERIC Number: ED360534
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Dec
Mathematics for the Workplace. Applications from Veterinary Technology. A Teacher's Guide.
Wallace, Johnny M.; And Others
This module presents a real-world context in which mathematics skills are used as part of a daily routine. The context is the field of veterinary technology, and the module aims to help students understand the significance of being able to convert from one system of measurement to a different system, and of making accurate calculations when working with fractions and decimals. Materials in the module, most of which are designed for the teacher to duplicate and distribute to students, include the following: (1) information on careers in the field of veterinary technology; (2) a task to be performed with information needed for the task; (3) related problems; and (4) answer key for related problems. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.; Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Partnership for Academic and Career Education, Pendleton, SC.
Note: For other teacher's guides in this series, see CE 064 301-306.