Methods of Teaching Agriculture

Author: L. H. Newcomb

Publisher: Prentice Hall

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Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 390

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This book deals with the foundations for methods of teaching agriculture, applications of learning, the special needs of unique populations, and the procedures for evaluating teaching and learning. It is the only comprehensive exploration of the teacher preparation curriculum in agricultural education. This comprehensive survey provides clear explanations and examples of learning applications to provide an in-depth study of planning for successful teaching. Topics include decisions about teaching, planning, group teaching techniques, managing student behavior, teaching special populations, and evaluating learning. This book about professional development is a useful reference tool for university professors, teacher educators, and inservice program educators.

Methods Of Teaching Rural Sociology

Author: L.V. Reddy

Publisher: Discovery Publishing House

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Category:

Page: 360

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Contents: Introduction, History, Evolution and Development, People in Villages, Life in Rural Belts, The Infrastructure, Rural Economy, Agricultural Economy, Agricultural Projects, Farm Sector, Role of Education, Teaching Methods, Teaching Approaches, Teaching Techniques, Pace of Progress, New of Progress, New Trends, Social Revolution.

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

Volume 11: Agriculture and Industry

Author: Melissa Walker

Publisher: UNC Press Books

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Category: Reference

Page: 376

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Volume 11 of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture examines the economic culture of the South by pairing two categories that account for the ways many southerners have made their living. In the antebellum period, the wealth of southern whites came largely from agriculture that relied on the forced labor of enslaved blacks. After Reconstruction, the South became attractive to new industries lured by the region's ongoing commitment to low-wage labor and management-friendly economic policies. Throughout the volume, articles reflect the breadth and variety of southern life, paying particular attention to the region's profound economic transformation in recent decades. The agricultural section consists of 25 thematic entries that explore issues such as Native American agricultural practices, plantations, and sustainable agriculture. Thirty-eight shorter pieces cover key crops of the region--from tobacco to Christmas trees--as well as issues of historic and emerging interest--from insects and insecticides to migrant labor. The section on industry and commerce contains 13 thematic entries in which contributors address topics such as the economic impact of military bases, resistance to industrialization, and black business. Thirty-six topical entries explore particular industries, such as textiles, timber, automobiles, and banking, as well as individuals--including Henry W. Grady and Sam M. Walton--whose ideas and enterprises have helped shape the modern South.

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

Volume 17: Education

Author: Clarence L. Mohr

Publisher: UNC Press Books

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Category: Reference

Page: 400

View: 1000

Offering a broad, up-to-date reference to the long history and cultural legacy of education in the American South, this timely volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture surveys educational developments, practices, institutions, and politics from the colonial era to the present. With over 130 articles, this book covers key topics in education, including academic freedom; the effects of urbanization on segregation, desegregation, and resegregation; African American and women's education; and illiteracy. These entries, as well as articles on prominent educators, such as Booker T. Washington and C. Vann Woodward, and major southern universities, colleges, and trade schools, provide an essential context for understanding the debates and battles that remain deeply imbedded in southern education. Framed by Clarence Mohr's historically rich introductory overview, the essays in this volume comprise a greatly expanded and thoroughly updated survey of the shifting southern education landscape and its development over the span of four centuries.

The History of Education in Ghana

From the Earliest Times to the Declaration of Independance

Author: C.K. Graham

Publisher: Routledge

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Category: History

Page: 232

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Published in the year 1971, The History of Education in Ghana is a valuable contribution to the field of History.

Methods Of Teaching Environmental Science

Author: G.V.S. Lakshmi

Publisher: Discovery Publishing House

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Category:

Page: 344

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Contents: Introduction, The Fundamentals, The Environment, Pollution in Nature, Various Kinds of Pollution, Impact on People, Impact on Life, Salient Features, Significance of Soil, Trees and Plants, The Animals, Treasure of Nature, Programmes for Instruction, Teaching Objectives, Teaching Objectives, Teaching Methods, The Treatment, Audio-Visual Aids, Concerns in India, Concern at World Level, Educational Technology.