industrial arts


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industrial arts

n. (used with a sing. verb)
A course of study aimed at developing the manual and technical skills required to work with tools and machinery.

indus′trial arts′


n.pl.
the techniques of using tools and machinery, as taught in secondary and technical schools.
[1840–50]
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Noun1.industrial arts - a course in the methods of using tools and machinery as taught in secondary schools and technical schools
course, course of instruction, course of study, class - education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
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Eleven members of the town's youth theatre group, aged 13 to 18, will be joining forces with counterparts from Motherwell to perform Future Forecasts, as part of North Lanarkshire industrial arts project Shift.
Chester High School industrial arts teacher Dallas Redeker is retiring at the end of the academic year and the board discussed what to do with the class moving forward.
In The Industrial Arts of India, which brought together the fruits of experience of his long sojourn in India, Birdwood offered a trenchant critique of Western industrial capitalism, holding up the Indian village community as an ideal alternative.
Brieux School offers students a spacious learning environment and more programming, including three new classrooms, Industrial Arts lab, Practical and Applied Arts space, cooking and clothing lab, new washrooms, and the expansion of both the library and the main entrance.
Known for one-of-a-kind industrial arts education programs, The Crucible is also highly regarded for its innovative performances and events.
Modernity, one side of technology, includes the industrial arts and concerns steam engines, dreadnoughts, powered flight, and ferroconcrete; in a word, gadgets.
He worked 35 years as an industrial arts teacher at Elmira High School, where he coached wrestling and football and assisted with track and field events.
The tracks are classified as academics (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math; Accountancy, Business and Management; Humanities, Social Science; and General Academics Stand); technological-vocational (Agri-Fishery Arts; Home Economics; Industrial Arts and Information Communications Technology); sports (Coaching, Officiating, Fitness, Sports, and Recreation Leadership); and arts and design (Production and Performing Arts).
Iverson--taught industrial arts in Utah's Carbon School District from 1941 to 1956, so long ago she said the sehool hasn't been able to find a picture of him in its scrapbooks.
Roger was an Industrial Arts teacher in Auburn and then taught and was Department Head at Natick High School for over 30 years.
Walker is a retired industrial arts educator and author.

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