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Technical Education Research Centers (U.S.)

Overview
Works: 235 works in 306 publications in 1 language and 4,717 library holdings
Classifications: NX280, 372.7044
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Most widely held works by Technical Education Research Centers (U.S.)
Using data to improve learning for all : a collaborative inquiry approach( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring writing careers : a student guidebook by Mary Lewis Hansen( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring theater and media careers : a student guidebook by Michael Allosso( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of six student guidebooks in a series of 11 arts and humanities career exploration guides for grade 7-12 teachers, counselors, and students, this student book on exploration of theater and media careers presents information on specific occupations in five different career areas: Performance, writing, production, business, and education/criticism. Each chapter includes general discussion of the field and what people in that field do, description of personality characteristics and interests that are appropriate, education or experience required, where and how jobs are found and the job outlook, and suggestions a person in the field would make to students. The chapters and jobs they cover are as follows: (1) Performance Careers (actors, entertainers, announcers, and directors), (2) Writing Careers (playwrights and scriptwriters), (3) Production Careers (designers, backstage theater work, and media production work), (4) Business Careers (producers, theater business and management, television and radio directors, agents and salespeople), and (5) Education/Criticism Careers (teachers and librarians, and writers about theater and media). Appended are a glossary, a list of addresses of professional associations, and a list of sources of additional information. (Jt)
Exploring visual arts and crafts careers : a student guidebook by Sheila Dubman( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of six student guidebooks in a series of 11 arts and humanities career exploration guides for grade 7-12 teachers, counselors, and students, this student book on exploration of visual arts and crafts careers presents information on specific occupations in seven different career areas: Visual communications, product design, environmental design, fine arts, crafts, art education, and arts management and business. An introductory section lists over 200 job titles under the seven career areas. A chapter devoted to each career area includes general discussion of the field and what people in that field do, various specializations within job categories, description of personality characteristics and interests that are appropriate, education or experience required, where and how jobs are found and the job outlook, suggestions a person in the field would make to students, and sources of additional information. The chapters and their subheadings are as follows: (1) Visual Communications (illustration, graphic design, printing, displays and signs, and photography and phototechnology), (2) Product Design (industrial design, textile design, and fashion design), (3) Environmental Design (architecture, landscape architecture, environmental planning, and interior design), (4) Fine Arts, (5) Crafts, (6) Art Education (art teachers, community arts, museum services, writers about art, art therapists, and art librarians), and (7) Arts Management and Business. A glossary of job titles and related terms is appended. (Jt)
Exploring careers in the humanities : a student guidebook by Jean Workman( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of six student guidebooks in a series of 11 arts and humanities career exploration guides for grade 7-12 teachers, counselors, and students, this student book on exploration of humanities careers presents career information on 13 specific occupational areas: (1) Educators, (2) Historians and Archivists, (3) Anthropologists, (4) Economists, (5) Geographers, (6) Political Scientists, (7) Sociologists, (8) Language Occupations, (9) Lawyers, Judges, Paralegals, Legal Secretaries, and Court Reporters, (10) Museum Workers, (11) Philosophers, (12) Occupations in Religion, and (13) Special Librarians. An introductory chapter gives a general overview of humanities occupations: definitions, skills needed, education required, job settings, and problems. Each chapter on a specific area includes general discussion of the field and what people in that field do, description of personality characteristics and interests that are appropriate, education required, types of employers, job forecasts, typical problems and rewards, and sources of further information. Appended is a chart listing nearly 200 humanities occupations with their corresponding functions or skills and level of educational preparation necessary. (Jt)
Exploring music careers : a student guidebook by Richard Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time for a change : a woman's guide to nontraditional occupations by Constance Drake Cauley( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

391 ways to explore arts and humanities careers : classroom activities in dance, music, theater and media, visual arts and crafts, writing, humanities( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring dance careers : a student guidebook by Richard Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microcomputers in education : an introduction by Adeline Naiman( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Career guidance in the arts and humanities : activities, information and resources for grades 7-12 : dance, music, theater and media, visual arts and crafts, writing, humanities by Phyllis T Ritvo( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nuts and bolts of NTO : a handbook for recruitment, training, support services, and placement of women in nontraditional occupations by Jo Shuchat Sanders( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring arts and humanities careers in the community : a program planning guide by Ellen Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a series of 11 arts and humanities career exploration resource guides for grade 7-12 teachers, counselors, and students, this program planning guide suggests several curriculum models for out-of-school programs to augment traditional school courses. Chapter 1 introduces the guide and suggests its uses for administrators, teachers, and counselors. Chapter 2 describes a method for conducting a preliminary survey of community resources (organizations and people available to help the schools by providing sites for various experiences). Chapter 3 describes curriculum models. Some are short-term activities which mainly help students explore arts and humanities careers, E.G., interviewing workers, shadowing workers, going on field trips, and private study. Models for long-term experiences include independent study or volunteer project, teacher aids and student tutors, internship, and apprenticeship. The following components are presented for each curriculum model: General information (design, grade level, credit/salary, time commitment), description, objectives and student activities, and supplementary resources. Chapter 4 offers planning and coordinating suggestions in such areas as funding, legal considerations, union relationship, recruiting and preparing students, and monitoring and evaluating programs for out-of-school experiences. Concluding the chapter are brief descriptions of several programs which link arts and humanities workers with the school system. Appendixes list possible community sites for out-of-school programs, selected unions involved in arts and humanities occupations, and State arts councils which award financial grants to school systems and can also help educators with limited local sites for out-of-school programs get in touch with appropriate workers in other communities who could assist in a program. (Jt)
Statistics : the shape of the data by Susan Jo Russell( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For teaching elementary and middle school students how to collect and analyze real world data
Sorting : groups and graphs by Susan Jo Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Construct-a-catapult( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Integrates history, physics, mathematics and technoloy in its challenge to high school students to design and build a working catapult system
Statistics : Prediction and Sampling by Rebecca B Corwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistics : Middles, Means, and In-Betweens by Susan N Friel( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counting : Ourselves and Our Families by Susan Jo Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Construct-a-greenhouse( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engages high school students in a problem-solving challenge to design&build a physical system that provides an optimal environment for plant growth
 
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Using data to improve learning for all : a collaborative inquiry approach
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Technical Education Research Center (√Čtats-Unis)

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Statistics : the shape of the dataStatistics : Prediction and SamplingConstruct-a-greenhouse