Date of Award


Document Type

Master's Project

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


STEM Education & Professional Studies


Occupational and Technical Studies

Committee Director

Joyner, David I.


This study sought to identify the amount of time and effort spent on equipment maintenance by industrial arts teachers in the Virginia Beach City Public School system. Questions important to the study are: 1. What part of the school day do teachers use to maintain equipment? 2. Does proper equipment maintenance take away from the teacher's instructional duties? 3. Do industrial arts teachers have the competency needed to properly maintain most equipment?

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