ERIC Number: ED388773
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Dec-1
Reference Count: N/A
Peak Performance...Reaching for Excellence in Agricultural Education Research. Proceedings of the Annual National Agricultural Education Research Meeting (22nd, Denver, Colorado, December 1, 1995). Volume XXII.
Birkenholz, Robert J., Ed.; Schumacher, Leon G., Ed.
The theme of this conference reflects the continuing need to conduct and report research that addresses significant problems and issues in Agricultural Education. Selected research papers are as follows: "Opportunities and Obstacles for Distance Education in Agricultural Education (AE)" (Murphy, Terry); "Faculty Needs Associated with Agricultural Distance Education" (Murphy, Terry); "Learning Styles of Agricultural Distance Learners" (Miller); "Effectiveness of Distance Learning Courses" (Swan); "A National Validation Study of Research Priorities for Adult Education" (Harbstreit et al.); "Goals Met by Adult Organizations in AE, Nationally" (Dormody et al.); "Analysis of the Inservice Needs of Beginning Teachers of Agriculture" (Garton, Chung); "Conducting AE Research Using Electronic Surveys" (Kawasaki et al.); "Using Assessment Information in Educational Decision Making" (Kershaw, McCaslin); "Perceptions of Secondary School Principals toward AE" (Jewell); "Arkansas Agriculture Teachers' Opinions Concerning Science Credit for Agriculture" (Johnson); "Factor Analysis of Attitudes of Illinois Guidance Counselors toward Agriculture Programs" (Dyer, Osborne); "Toward a Model for Increasing Cognitive Level Reached by Students in College Classrooms" (Whittington); "Decision Cases versus Traditional Lecture in a University Agriculture Course" (Allen et al.); "Interaction in the Distance Education Setting" (King, Doerfert); "Computer Use, Experience, Knowledge, and Attitudes of Extension Personnel" (Park, Gamon); "Distance Education Needs of Cooperative Extension Agents" (Jackson et al.); "Effects of Teaching Approach on Problem Solving Ability of AE Students with Varying Learning Styles" (Dyer, Osborne); "Learning Style" (Torres, Cano); "Factors Influencing Enrollment in AE Programs as Expressed by Iowa Secondary AE Students" (Reis, Kahler); "Evaluating the Physical Accessibility of Indiana High School AE Facilities" (Ploss, Frick); "Present and Future Emphasis of Secondary School Agricultural Mechanics Programs in the United States" (Laird, Kahler); "Mathematical Problem-Solving Proficiency of AE Teachers in Alabama" (Hunnicutt, Newman); "Attitudes of University of Illinois College of Agriculture Freshmen toward Agriculture" (Dyer et al.); "Comparison of the Career Choice and Job Satisfaction of Scholarship Recipients with Non-Scholars in a College of Agriculture" (Fraze, Ritz); "Food and Agriculture Awareness of Land Grant University Education Faculty" (Elliot, Frick) "Defining Internationalization for Extension" (Ludwig, Barrick); "Agent Turnover in Ohio State University Extension" (Rousan, Henderson); "Safety Attitudes of Agricultural Mechanics Students and Their Relationships to Selected Variables" (Lawver, Fraze); "Career Decision-Making Processes of Minority Youth in One Rural Mississippi Delta Community" (Wardlow et al.); "Barriers to Professional Careers as Perceived by Minority Professionals in Agriculture" (Wardlow et al.); "Mentoring Activities of Women Graduates in Agricultural Education at the Pennsylvania State University" (Baker, Baggett); and "College Faculty Motives and Barriers for Participating in International Activities" (Kelsey, Dormody). (YLB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for Agricultural Education.