Proven worth of voke classes
Why must we ask foolish questions? Those of who attended high school in the 1950s and ‘60s knew all the vocational programs. We saw how an auto body student could turn a car into a thing of beauty, and name parts of a car that most of us could not.
Metal could be shaped and molded with skillful fingers, while we couldn’t even learn to type with one finger.
They opened businesses that are still here today. If they don’t continue, we will be singing, "Where have all the businesses gone, long time passing. When will we ever learn, when will we ever learn?"
TALK TO US
If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.