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High School Auto Shop failing programs? Greg Ditch says 'Not here!' Getting our 'Kicks' with Nissan.

March 02, 2023 In Wheel Time Car Talk Season 2023 Episode 144
High School Auto Shop failing programs? Greg Ditch says 'Not here!' Getting our 'Kicks' with Nissan.
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In Wheel Time Car Talk
High School Auto Shop failing programs? Greg Ditch says 'Not here!' Getting our 'Kicks' with Nissan.
Mar 02, 2023 Season 2023 Episode 144
In Wheel Time Car Talk

If you hear something you like, text your friends, if you don't hear something you like, text us here!

For years we have talked about the automotive tech shortage in the work place.  Dealerships have taken to providing incentives and some have even gone into the training business so they can develop their own.

We think one of the issues starts very early, like in high school.  Many of us grew up with auto shop classes being available in the high schools.  We could learn some of the basics, or even better ways to do things.  For some of us, it also let us know how far we wanted to go 'pulling wrenches'.  

Budget cuts, technology, student interest, there are a lot of reasons that there are not as many of these classes.  However, we found Greg Ditch, Napperville High School Auto Shop teach that is growing his attendance, particularly the female students.  

Join us as we learn more about the instructor that has turned the program around, as well as what he thinks the secrets to success are.

In our Feature segment, Don Armstrong has been in then New Car Showroom with the 2023 Nissan Kicks SR, and shares his thoughts in this review.

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If you hear something you like, text your friends, if you don't hear something you like, text us here!

For years we have talked about the automotive tech shortage in the work place.  Dealerships have taken to providing incentives and some have even gone into the training business so they can develop their own.

We think one of the issues starts very early, like in high school.  Many of us grew up with auto shop classes being available in the high schools.  We could learn some of the basics, or even better ways to do things.  For some of us, it also let us know how far we wanted to go 'pulling wrenches'.  

Budget cuts, technology, student interest, there are a lot of reasons that there are not as many of these classes.  However, we found Greg Ditch, Napperville High School Auto Shop teach that is growing his attendance, particularly the female students.  

Join us as we learn more about the instructor that has turned the program around, as well as what he thinks the secrets to success are.

In our Feature segment, Don Armstrong has been in then New Car Showroom with the 2023 Nissan Kicks SR, and shares his thoughts in this review.

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Want more In Wheel Time Car Talk any time?

In Wheel Time Car Talk is now available on iHeartRadio!

Just go to iheartradio.com/InWheelTimeCarTalk where ever you are.
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Be sure to subscribe on your favorite podcast provider for the next episode of In Wheel Time Car Talk and check out our live broadcast every Saturday, 8a-11aCT simulcasting on iHeartRadio, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Twitch and InWheelTime.com.

In Wheel Time Car Talk podcast can be heard on you mobile device from providers such as:

Apple Podcasts, Pandora Podcast, Amazon Music Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcasts, iHeartRadio podcast, TuneIn + Alexa, Podcast Addict, Castro, Castbox and more on your mobile device.

Follow InWheelTime.com for the latest updates!

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