The Technology Teacher

A peer-reviewed journal serving technology education professionals from elementary school to high school. Focuses on technology trends, education, and learning activities.

Articles from Vol. 61, No. 7, April

2002 Directory of ITEA Institutional Members
For further information, contact the appropriate faculty member. LEGEND Degrees 1 Bachelor's Degree 2 Master's Degree 3 Fifth Year Program 4 Sixth Year Program 5 Advanced Standing Certificate 6 Doctoral Degree 7 Continuing...
Applications and Tools for Design and Visualization
For some time now, graphics, illustrations, and drawings have been used in businesses and industries to convey information between departments, associates, and suppliers. Nearly 20 years ago, as the computer revolution began, creating photorealistic...
Crying for a Vision: Designers and the Lack of an Environment Consciousness
Editor's Comment: The following is a condensation of a longer article that carries an impassioned plea for stronger attention to the environment by those in design. As you read it, consider ways in which you can introduce your students to the ideas...
Engineering and Standards for Technological Literacy
After reading the title of this article you may be asking yourself, "what are the connections between engineers and technological literacy?" You may be surprised by the level of interest on the part of the engineering community in developing a technologically...
From Smoke Signals to Cell Phones: Tracing How Technologies Evolve. (the Space Place)
How many famous inventors can you name? We often give credit to people like Thomas Edison for inventing the electric light bulb, the Wright brothers for inventing the airplane, and Alexander Graham Bell for inventing the telephone. Do you suppose...
Making the Connection: Technological Literacy and Technological Assessment. (Resources in Technology)
Technological Literacy One of the major goals of technology education is to provide a pathway to technological literacy. However, there is much disagreement in defining and describing technological literacy. The definition of technological literacy...
Space Day. (You & ITEA)
ITEA is Space Day Partner Space Day is an award-winning educational initiative that brings together people of all ages to advance education ill science, math, and technology. This year Space Day will be observed on May 2, with a theme of "Adventure...