This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...to be exact, careful, neat, prompt, q the answer was not counted qaffirmative.q If that same pupil had said in addition to the above: qThis helps me in the work I do making boxes at the canning factory, q the answer would have been considered qaffirmative.q This point is illustrated more fully in the latter part of this report. Question Four: qHave you the common tools at home which you use readily in your work or play? If so, name them.q The answers to this question indicated that all of the pupils do not have the tools at home. Hence, it was considered valuable to ascertain what per cent of them have these facilities at their command. It was also considered desirable to know what tools the pupil used outside of school. The answers suggested a form of tabulation which would include these points, Yes, Mo, and tools used-Hammer, saw, chisel, plane, and others. If a pupil wrote only qYesq after this question it was not considered an affirmative reply. If he also said, qHammer, em, knife, q or something similar, his answer was considered an affirmative reply. In each of the questions-two, three and four-in which percentages of affirmative answers were considered it was thought best to count as qNegative (tabulated as qNoq) all answers which were doubtful, or which were not supported by sufficient evidence. In the case of the first 161 pupils tested, this information was supplemented by that obtained from a personal interview. The attempt was to make the results absolutely reliable by considering as affirmative only those things which could be maintained as accurate, reliable, first-hand evidence. Question Five: qWhen repairs are needed do you attempt to make...This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition.
|Title||:||The Place of Manual Training in a Plan for Industrial Education|
|Author||:||Victor Hugo, Thomas Robert Foulkes|
|Publisher||:||Rarebooksclub.com - 2012-05|