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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.
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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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In the early 1950s he joined the Mayo School of Industrial Arts (which was later named National School of Arts) in Lahore but left it citing the reason that he wanted to experience the world and art first-hand.
When I first made the decision to become an educator, I could never have envisioned becoming President of the international association representing industrial arts teachers, as we were known back in 1982,
Even though Councilman Ezra Scott wasn't even the glimmer in his father's eye back in the 1960s, he nonetheless appears to know and understand the nature of something that industrial arts teacher Mr.
From 2018 until 2019, the New Immigrants Cultural and International Art Tour Exhibition will be focusing on industrial arts. The Exhibition will host cultural and art events such as handicraft workshops, folk music training, and a folk song exhibition.
Carl was a longtime member of the Niagara Antique Power Assn., Sharkston, Ontario, and before retirement, worked as a public school industrial arts teacher.
In order to move forward, let's take a look at the past, Elementary School Technology Education (ESTE) has deep industrial arts roots in its history, giving credit to the works of Bonser and Mossman during the 1920s, Their philosophy of manual training was a pivotal point in the conception of industrial education.
It includes industrial arts or vocational teachers and those performing supervisory and administrative functions in schools.
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Cliff Smith, Associate Chief of Facilities Services with Kansas City Kansas Community College, earned his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Arts degree from University of Nebraska at Kearney and his Master's degree in Technical Education from Pittsburg State University.
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.

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