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Miller, Peggy L. – 1970
The document places emphasis upon the need for school farm and garden programs. It is noted that today's youth are denied opportunities for meaningful physical work experiences in the home, community, and school. Reasons for lack of opportunities include overcrowded residential areas, lack of land areas, schools ignoring their charge to provide…
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Curriculum Development, Disabilities, Ecology
Pon, Ernest M. – 1984
There is a need to go beyond English as a Second Language training for the Hmong and Mien living in the United States. Although the two groups are generally lumped together with other Southeast Asian refugee groups, they exhibit cultural and political differences which must be recognized by agencies serving them. The Hmong and Mien refugees lived…
Descriptors: Acculturation, Agency Role, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences
Putnam and Northern Westchester Counties Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Yorktown Heights, NY. – 1983
Focusing on health and personal service occupations, the documents aggregated here contain the combined teacher and student log sheets for the grade 1 unit of a career education curriculum originally designed for migrant children; student worksheets on job and role information; and learning activities related to 12 jobs: blacksmith, television…
Descriptors: Art Activities, Career Education, Cognitive Development, Grade 1
White Hawk, Sharon, Ed. – 1976
Simple black and white illustrations portray one occupation for each of 15 career clusters. Directed toward the Indian student and showing Indians at work in the occupations depicted, the illustrations are intended to create an awareness, understanding, and motivation for Indian students to become involved in work, both on and off the reservation.…
Descriptors: American Indian Education, American Indians, Career Awareness, Career Education
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Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC. – 1978
Focusing on metalworking occupations, this document is one in a series of forty-one reprints from the Occupational Outlook Handbook providing current information and employment projections for individual occupations and industries through 1985. The specific occupations covered in this document include blacksmiths, forge shop occupations, welders,…
Descriptors: Assembly (Manufacturing), Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Projections
Watson, Pete; And Others – 1982
Designed for trainers of Peace Corps Volunteers, this guide contains instructional materials for a training program in basic blacksmithing skills. The objective is to give volunteers a knowledge of metals and metalworking that will help them support rural communities in developing countries in their efforts to produce tools for agricultural and…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Vocational Education, Developing Nations, Handicrafts
Sinor, Jennifer – 1998
Literary scholars like Lynn Bloom consider truly private diaries as "bare-boned" works which are "written with neither art nor artifice." In 1995, a "pile of bones" arrived at one person's door delivered by Federal Express. They were the bones of her great aunt Annie Ray--fragments of the diary she kept from 1881 to…
Descriptors: Diaries, Family History, Family Relationship, Journal Writing
Johnston, Basil H. – 1989
This autobiography relates the experiences of a young Ojibway boy who was taken from his family in 1939 at age 10 and placed in a Jesuit boarding school in northern Ontario, Canada. St. Peter Claver (later Garnier) or "Spanish," as the Indian school was known, was home to approximately 135 boys. Most of the students, who ranged in age…
Descriptors: Acculturation, American Indian Education, Autobiographies, Boarding Schools
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