Journal of Technology Education

Journal of Technology Education

Current Editor: Chris Merrill,
Previous Editors: Mark Sanders 1989-1997; James LaPorte: 1997-2010

As an open access journal, the JTE does not charge fees for authors to publish or readers to access.

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Volume 1, Number 1
Fall 1989

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From the Editor

Welcome to the JTE! (13K)
Mark Sanders and Thomas Wright


The Search for Excellence in Technology Education (10K)
Karen F. Zuga and David C. Bjorkquist

Images of Schools: 2020
Possible, Probable or Preferable?
Lee Smalley


The Industrial Arts Paradigm: Adjustment, Replacement, or Extinction? (42K)
by Steven C. Clark

A PATT Study Among 10 to 12-Year-Old Students in the Netherlands (28K)
by Falco de Klerk Wolters

Relating Technology Education Goals to Curriculum Planning (61K)
by Karen F. Zuga

Book Review

Society and technological change (9K)
reviewed by Linda Rae Markert

Technology in schools (11K)
reviewed by Marc de Vries


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