Newsletter Volume 1,

Newsletter Volume 1,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...a manufacturing establishment. Preliminary two months' courses providing training in the factory under supervision will be established about the first of July in several western cities for those who have not had the requisite industrial experience. Cleveland, Pittsburg, and Detroit are being considered. Evening discussions and conferences on industrial problems will supplement the days' work in the factory. (Material submitted by Capt. Boyd Fisher, Storage Committee of War Industries Board.) Conference on Home Economics Under the Smith-Hughes Act A conference of women interested in the supervision of the schools and training of teachers for Home Economics under the Smith-Hughes Act was held in Chicago on June 26th preceding the meetings of the Home Economics Association. The assistant director for home economics education of the Federal Board participated in the conference, which was arranged for the purpose of answering questions regarding the SmithHughes Vocational Education Act; also to afford opportunity for the discussion of the problems that have arisen this year in the development of vocational home economics, and to benefit by the experience of those present in the making of plans for carrying out the program of part-time and evening school instruction, proposed as a war time measure. The following subjects were discussed: "The Home Management Course in the Program for the Training of Teachers," "Supervised Practical Work and Home Projects in Secondary Schools," "The Program of Home Economics Education Under the Smith-Hughes Act," and "The Plans for Part-Time and Evening School Instruction." Government Aid for the Rehabilitation of Disabled Soldiers The Bill for Vocational Rehabilitation of...show more

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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 145g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123683626X
  • 9781236836267