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Recent Automotive Discussions in the Automotive Educators' Forum

Grenada Assignment
05/22/2017 in the Educators' Forum
Just returned from a training assignment on the island of Grenada. I met with the equivalent of our high school and post-HS instructors where I trained on some of our products for two days. Even though the school facilities could be viewed as much less th...
Have your students follow along
05/16/2017 in the Educators' Forum
Try this out with your class. You are welcome to use my outline. Keep in mind, the students will ask questions, and you may need to explain things along the way. If your students have not been on the simulator, you may want to guide them on how to pull ou...
Teaching Automotive
05/15/2017 in the Educators' Forum
I have decided to post my thoughts on teaching automotive at the high school level, on what needs to happen for the automotive industry to progress. Keep in mind with what I write, that automotive has a lot of information, a lot of hands on, a lot of diag...
PLC and RTI
05/13/2017 in the Educators' Forum
Hi Everyone, I was wondering if anyone has successfully implemented both PLC and RTI models into a vocational setting on a departmental basis, and if so, would you mind sharing the challenges and/or success that you've had in doing so? Thanks for any help...
High school automotive programs
05/01/2017 in the Educators' Forum
Interesting concept... Future of CTE ?? "More recently, Lincoln has added programs to help reverse the loss of high school instruction that was the first step for many career technicians. In this role reversal, local high schools have contracted to send s...

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