Fascinating happenings in vocational education

The Future of Shop Class

How a high school in Georgia is reinventing vocational education
DEC 16 2013, 2:09 PM ET

What used to be the woodshop at Georgia’s Dalton High School is now free of dust. Instead, it’s filled with welding stations, a 3-D printer, and a computer-controlled plasma cutter. Students work with the engineering students across the hall on robotics projects, building their knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

FULL STORY HERE: http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2013/12/the-future-of-shop-class/282389/

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