Books tagged: shop class

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Miss Taken
Series: The Misadventures of Robin Jane, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
High school freshman Jane Grey is all set to paint the town red with a fresh new look and her great old boyfriend. That is, until a freckle faced boy comes along and throws a wrench in the works. Jane has to look a lot further afield than her math book to figure this one out.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.