Methods of Teaching Agriculture

Author: L. H. Newcomb

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780131134188

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 390

View: 3751

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 Vocational Agriculture in Secondary Schools

Author: Samuel Houston Dadisman

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 9781377510828

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

View: 7754

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Methods Of Teaching Rural Sociology

Author: L.V. Reddy

Publisher: Discovery Publishing House

ISBN: 9788171418114


Page: 360

View: 850

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,James C. Cobb

Publisher: UNC Press Books

ISBN: 1469616688

Category: Reference

Page: 376

View: 7269

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

ISBN: 0807877859

Category: Reference

Page: 400

View: 7985

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

ISBN: 113626826X

Category: History

Page: 232

View: 5583

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

Communication in Extension

A Teaching and Learning Guide

Author: Harry A. Carey

Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.

ISBN: 9789251043578

Category: Education

Page: 145

View: 8715

Communication in extension plays an important role in technology transfer, whereas many field extension workers are poorly trained in this particular area as well as in the development of educational materials. This publication was prepared as a teaching and learning guide to be used in the pre-service and in-service education of extension staff, community development workers and all those who work and serve in rural communities. It can be considered as an ''extension methodology tool-box'' to train extension field staff in their work at the village level.

Public and Private Agricultural Extension

Beyond Traditional Frontiers

Author: Dina Umali-Deininger,Lisa A. Schwartz

Publisher: World Bank Publications

ISBN: 9780821328033

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 82

View: 2096

World Bank Discussion Paper 236. Agricultural support services play an important role in increasing agricultural productivity. Given the importance of agriculture to developing countries, governments have taken the lead in providing such services.

Agricultural extension in Central Asia: existing strategies and future needs

Author: Kazbekov, Jusipbek,Qureshi, Asad Sarwar

Publisher: IWMI

ISBN: 9290907452


Page: 45

View: 1397

Agriculture is at the forefront of the development objectives of the republics of Central Asia (CA). Since independence in 1991, these countries have undergone transitions from being centrally planned economies to market-oriented systems, which did not include the creation of agricultural extension systems. This paper provides information on the current status of the agricultural extension systems in CA with special reference to Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. We reviewed the existing extension strategies, donor- and state-driven initiatives to revitalize the agricultural extension systems, informal linkages that nongovernmental organizations play in helping a limited number of farmers, and provided recommendations on ways to further improve the agricultural extension services in CA. The information related to each country was analyzed separately. This is because, after independence, each republic in CA had initiated their agricultural reforms with specific objectives and has now established their unique agricultural systems that differ contextually. However, due to having the same history and agricultural system that existed during the Soviet times, we tried to give a historical perspective to the unified agricultural extension system that existed before independence.

Teaching Aspects of Health Care

Author: Valerie Ehlers

Publisher: Juta and Company Ltd

ISBN: 9780702157004

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 1588

This updated 2nd edition will benefit all those interested in improving health care and health education. It seeks to respond to the challenge of the changing health care situation and clearly sets out a range of different methods that will enhance successful teaching and learning. Each teaching method is described in its own chapter and each chapter includes practical suggestions for implementation, as well as outlining advantages and disadvantages, questions and answers and a self-test feature. The text has been thoroughly revised to meet the requirements of outcomes-based education, and includes new chapters on narrative as a teaching method, values clarification and evaluation and assessment. Importantly, this edition strives to meet the HIV/AIDS health education needs. Almost every chapter provides a specific method for teaching and learning about particular aspects of this condition. This culturally-sensitive book assumes that English is being used as an additional language and that the reader may have no background in teaching and learning theory. It is rich in case studies and applications. incorporates traditionally held beliefs and is exceptionally practical in nature. This book will be a valuable resource for students, practitioners, and teachers alike. The teaching methods discussed in the text will be extremely useful for community health workers, health care assistants, nurses, social workers, medical doctors, teachers and agricultural extension officers.

Methods Of Teaching Physical Education

Author: Y.V.R.K. Prasad

Publisher: Discovery Publishing House

ISBN: 9788171418688


Page: 296

View: 5746

Contents: Introduction, Fundamental Aspects, Major Problems, Growth of Children, Health Services, Role of Climate, Population Education, Population Problems, Problems of Adults, Hygiene for Adults, Child Care, The Exercise, Balance of Body, Sunlight and Air, The Diet, The Skeletons, Muscular System, Teeth and their Diseases, The Vision, The Audition, Nervous System, The Respiration, The Digestion, Excretory Organs, System of Circulation, The Secretion, The Reproduction, Health of the Mind, Mentally Retarded Children, The Infections, Medical Facilities, First Aid, School Building, Clean Environment, Village Sanitation, Refuse, Cattle Care, Exhibitions and Fairs, Construction of House.