ERIC Number: ED374218
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Principles of Technology. Workshop Presenter's Handbook for Pennsylvania Educators.
Wichowski, Chester P.
This workshop presenter's handbook was developed to provide assistance to those who will serve as Principles of Technology trainers of science, industrial arts/technology education, and mathematics teachers throughout Pennsylvania. The handbook provides trainers with presentation materials, transparency masters, suggested activities, and selected resources to promote structure as well as facilitate the delivery of inservice training to those interested in teaching Principles of Technology. The handbook is organized in three parts. Part 1 (introduction) has the following sections: an overview of the Principles of Technology, Pennsylvania's role in the development of the Principles of Technology curriculum, the potential of the Principles of Technology materials to improve student knowledge levels, and an overview of the instructional design and structure of the Principles of Technology materials. Part 2 (implementation) provides materials to promote the development of skill in the set-up and completion of Principles of Technology laboratory sessions as stand-alone and infused demonstration lessons. Sample student lessons are included. Part 3 (logistics) contains a laboratory equipment list, a vendor list, and information on the following: specification writing, laboratory design and facilities, equipment fabrication plans, guidelines for laboratory management and grading, a safety supplement, and Pennsylvania teacher certification requirements for Principles of Technology. A Principles of Technology miniguide includes materials for conducting a public relations and community awareness campaign. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Education, Harrisburg.
Authoring Institution: Temple Univ., Philadelphia. Center for Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania