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manual training

n.
A course of training to develop manual dexterity in practical arts, such as woodworking or handcrafts.

man′ual train′ing


n.
training in using the hands dexterously in practical arts, as woodworking.
[1875–80, Amer.]
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Their children attended schools especially built for them, and in these schools manual training and applied science were specialized upon.
Ninth grade students were offered courses in English, German, algebra, science and geography, as well as manual training, domestic science, history, and the government of Ohio.
Hanson was a skilled craftsman and lifelong resident of the city of Worcester who graduated from the former Worcester Manual Training School.
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According to the author, who has many years of experience in dental practice, dental training must prioritize the manual training of physical actions; this will reduce fatigue, eyestrain, and repetitive motion injury, create better teamwork, optimize the design of workspaces, improve the patient experience, and save 25% of the dental practice's work time.
Though he was open to integrating manual training in school curriculums, Dewey opposed the dual-track system because he recognised that it would reinforce the inequalities of his time.
The Kamehameha Schools were founded as manual training schools during the latter two decades of the nineteenth century (Beyer, 2007).
Jackson, an elected member of the London School Board from 1891 to 1896, keenly promoted the 'new education' and advocated manual training in schools as a member of 'the London School Board when it [manual training] was being started and for a portion of that time [was] chairman of the committee which pushed it on'.
She received her education at the Greenwood Elementary School and New Glasgow High School and graduated from Acadia University in 1945 with a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Manual Training License for Domestic Science.
Albany State University, originally known as Albany Bible and Manual Training Institute, is an attractive and vibrant 104-year-old liberal arts institution located on the banks of the Flint River in Southwest Georgia.
Reinhardt, who was born in Park Slope and graduated from Manual Training High School, sold cookies for Nabisco.