publication . Other literature type . 2006

Five Good Reasons for Engineering as the Focus for Technology Education

Wicklein, Robert C.;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2006
  • Publisher: Hosted by Utah State University Libraries
  • Country: United States
Abstract
The article presents information on a paper which discusses why engineering design should be the focus for technology education. Technology education is still viewed as a non-essential instructional program and this is because school administrators and counselors have inadequate understanding of it. Even general populace have inadequate understanding concerning technology education. The pervasiveness of technology literally affects every living creature in our society. Therefore, it is of critical importance that the educational system includes and supports the study of technology in the general curricula. The deficiency within the technology education professio...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION
free text keywords: reasons, engineering, technology education, Engineering Education
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