Masters Theses

Date of Award


Degree Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Agricultural and Extension Education

Major Professor

George W. Weigers, Jr.

Committee Members

Harold J. Smith


The purpose of this study was to determine the problems confronted by East Tennessee teachers of vocational agriculture in planning and conducting a vocational agriculture program and the in-service educational aids teachers proposed to help solve these problems.

For purposes of analysis the study was divided into the following questions:

1. What areas of responsibility cause the greatest difficulty to teachers of vocational agriculture?

2. What problems do teachers of vocational agriculture encounter most frequently in each area of responsibility?

3. What in-service education aids do teachers of vocational agriculture propose most frequently to help solve their problems?

Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."