ERIC Number: ED362694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jul-15
Reference Count: N/A
Specialized Workshops on the Agricultural Science and Technology Curriculum for Secondary Agricultural Science Teachers. Final Report.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock.
This brief report describes six 2- to 3-day specialized workshops conducted at Texas Tech University and Stephen F. Austin University campuses for 121 secondary agriscience teachers. The workshops provided teachers with instruction and materials to assist them in teaching the new 100, 200, and 300 level semester courses. Topics were as follows: introduction to world agricultural science and technology; equine science; animal science; floral design and interior landscape development; wildlife, recreational management, and hunter safety; and aquaculture. The essential elements developed for the specific high school course addressed in each workshop were taught. Overall, teachers who participated in the workshops rated them as being excellent. The four-page report is followed by these appendixes: evaluation instrument; table showing teacher ratings and participants' comments and suggested improvements for each workshop; and the packet of materials sent to teachers with information about the workshops. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock.