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Öqvist, Anna; Högström, Per – Journal of Technology Education, 2018
In the Swedish preschool curriculum, technology education is emphasized as one of the most significant pedagogical areas. Particularly, the teacher's role is emphasized: It is the preschool teacher's responsibility to stimulate and challenge children's interest in science and technology. Unfortunately, prior research indicates that preschool…
Descriptors: Leadership Qualities, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Technological Literacy
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Love, Tyler S.; Wells, John G.; Parkes, Kelly A. – Journal of Technology Education, 2017
A modified Reformed Teaching Observation Protocol (RTOP) (Piburn & Sawada, 2000) instrument was used to separately examine eight technology and engineering (T&E) educators' teaching of science, and T&E content and practices, as called for by the "Standards for Technological Literacy: Content for the Study of Technology"…
Descriptors: Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Science Instruction, Engineering Education, Scientific Concepts
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Hacker, Michael; Barak, Moshe – Journal of Technology Education, 2017
Engineering and technology education (ETE) are receiving increased attention as components of STEM education. Curriculum development should be informed by perceptions of academic engineering educators (AEEs) and classroom technology teachers (CTTs) as both groups educate students to succeed in the technological world. The purpose of this study was…
Descriptors: High School Students, Comparative Analysis, Delphi Technique, Teacher Attitudes
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Autio, Ossi – Journal of Technology Education, 2016
There has been technology as long as there have been human beings. We can suppose that technology was as indispensable in the past as it is now. However, nowadays, the great speed at which technological changes come and new techniques are introduced is even more evident. Technology is affecting our lives more and more. It has consequences to every…
Descriptors: Handicrafts, Technology, Attitude Change, Student Attitudes
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Rose, Mary Annette; Shumway, Steven; Carter, Vinson; Brown, Josh – Journal of Technology Education, 2015
Preparing a technology and engineering (TE) teacher who strives for teaching excellence is a fundamental mission of TE teacher education programs in the United States. In 2012, the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA, formerly the International Technology Education Association, ITEA) Council on Technology and…
Descriptors: Delphi Technique, Engineering, Technology Education, Teacher Effectiveness
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Reed, Philip A.; LaPorte, James E. – Journal of Technology Education, 2015
Associations routinely hold annual conferences to aid with professional development and actively promote the ideals of their membership and the profession they represent. The American Industrial Arts Association (AIAA) was created in 1939 and has held an annual conference the past 76 years to further these goals (Starkweather, 1995). Throughout…
Descriptors: Conferences (Gatherings), Professional Associations, Industrial Arts, Content Analysis
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Asunda, Paul A.; Kim, Eun Sook; Westberry, Richard – Journal of Technology Education, 2015
Rising concern about America's ability to maintain its competitive position in the global economy has renewed interest in STEM education. The power and the promise of STEM education is based on the need for technological literacy. Technology education is a discipline devoted to the delivery of technological literacy for all. Nevertheless, a…
Descriptors: Student Characteristics, STEM Education, Intellectual Disciplines, Technological Literacy
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Walach, Michael – Journal of Technology Education, 2015
This study sampled the current state of technological literacy in Rhode Island high schools using a new instrument, the Technological Literacy Assessment, which was developed for this study. Gender inequalities in technological literacy were discovered, and possible causes and solutions are presented. This study suggests possible next steps for…
Descriptors: Technological Literacy, High School Students, Student Evaluation, Measures (Individuals)
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Autio, Ossi – Journal of Technology Education, 2013
This article builds on two earlier studies. The first one defined and assessed technological competence among adolescents (Autio & Hansen, 2002). The second, traced three students who had achieved the best results in a measurement of technological competence given 15 years ago (Autio, 2011). This study showed that, in terms of technological…
Descriptors: Females, Content Analysis, Researchers, Technology
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Baskette, Kimberly G.; Fantz, Todd D. – Journal of Technology Education, 2013
Understanding what technology is, and is not, is the first step in becoming technologically literate. One should also understand how technology is created, how it works, how it shapes society, and how society shapes technology. This study was designed to gauge the ability of a single-semester course to raise students' technological literacy as…
Descriptors: Technological Literacy, College Students, Technology Education, Student Surveys
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Dixon, Raymond A.; Johnson, Scott D. – Journal of Technology Education, 2012
A cognitive construct that is important when solving engineering design problems is executive control process, or metacognition. It is a central feature of human consciousness that enables one "to be aware of, monitor, and control mental processes." The framework for this study was conceptualized by integrating the model for creative design, which…
Descriptors: Engineering, Novices, Metacognition, Higher Education
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Asunda, Paul A. – Journal of Technology Education, 2012
At a minimum, employers rely on career and technical education (CTE) and workforce training systems to supply workers able to perform in their jobs. In CTE classes that seek to integrate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) concepts, it falls to the instructors to design and sequence the learning experiences that will promote…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Literacy, Technological Literacy, Teaching Methods
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Lee, Kerry – Journal of Technology Education, 2011
Although the term "technology" means different things to different people, most would generally agree that it is about "stuff." For some it may be more complex than this, and for others it may simply involve using or studying high-tech gadgetry, such as computers and iPhones. Understanding the interdependence between design and culture is a…
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Technology Education, Technological Advancement, Technological Literacy
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Autio, Ossi – Journal of Technology Education, 2011
This article builds on earlier research that defined and assessed technological competence among adolescents. It tracks students who took part in a measurements of technical abilities study fifteen years ago. The researcher had no previous knowledge of the test subjects' current employment status, but in favorable circumstances, these test…
Descriptors: Employment Level, Content Analysis, Followup Studies, Technological Literacy
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Pinelli, Thomas E.; Haynie, W. James, III – Journal of Technology Education, 2010
This paper resulted from discussions between a technology teacher educator and a colleague who has served in various education outreach roles with NASA. The basis of the paper was developed by the NASA director and two engineers, one serving with NASA and the other with the National Institute of Aerospace. The technology teacher educator read the…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Engineering, Teacher Educators, Technology Education
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