Photo: Tate High Agricultural Mechanics Students Learning Real World Skills

December 9, 2020

Tate High School agricultural mechanics students are learning skills to be successful in the local and national workforce. The students cut and fabricated three different fire pit designs in Tate’s agricultural mechanics shop. Courtesy photo for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.

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4 Responses to “Photo: Tate High Agricultural Mechanics Students Learning Real World Skills”

  1. MtnDewey on December 10th, 2020 6:04 pm

    Awesome, I grew up with metal shop, FFA and woodshop. Loved it.

  2. Whisperjet on December 9th, 2020 4:51 pm

    Way to go AGGIE NATION…CONGRATS from the class of ‘63..

  3. Craig on December 9th, 2020 8:55 am

    This is great. So much more of this could be done in public schools to help those on a different course than college. The ratio of retiring electricians to their replacement for example, is 3:1.

    In the early 2000’s, I was able to learn many skills from Auto Body at Tate High. I was amazed to learn that the class was phased out shortly after my graduation. We need to find a balance between preparing some students for a path through higher education and preparing some for skilled trades.

  4. JTV on December 9th, 2020 6:45 am

    The real future.
    Great job on the fire pits





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