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ERIC Number: ED016610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jul
Pages: 22
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Reference Count: 0
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THE COLLEGE COMMISSIONS.
FOOKS, JOYCE LANE
THE HISTORIES, ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURES, MODES OF OPERATION, GOALS, AND SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES OF EIGHT COLLEGE SCIENCE COMMISSIONS ARE PRESENTED. THE GOAL OF THE EIGHT COLLEGE SCIENCE COMMISSIONS IS TO BRING UNDERGRADUATE SCIENCE INSTRUCTION CLOSER TO THE RESEARCH FRONTIER, UPDATE COURSES, AND FOSTER THE SPIRIT OF INQUIRY. INTERCOMMISSION ACTIVITIES LISTED ARE (1) REGIONAL SCIENCE TEACHING CENTERS, (2) THE LABORATORY IN SCIENCE INSTRUCTION, (3) INTEGRATED SCIENCE COURSES, (4) SCIENCE IN THE TWO-YEAR COLLEGE, (5) COMPUTERS IN INSTRUCTION, AND (6) COLLEGE INSTRUCTIONAL PERSONNEL. ACTIVITIES INVOLVING THE JOINT EFFORTS OF TWO OR THREE COMMISSIONS ARE PROGRAMS INVOLVING (1) BIOLOGY-MATHEMATICS, (2) PHYSICS-CHEMISTRY, (3) BIOLOGY-AGRICULTURE, (4) PHYSICAL SCIENCE FOR THE NON-SCIENTIST, (5) BIOLOGY-CHEMISTRY, (6) CHEMISTRY-MATHEMATICS, (7) CLIMATOLOGY, (8) GEOLOGY-CHEMISTRY-PHYSICS, (9) ENGINEERING-BIOLOGY-AGRICULTURE, AND (10) AGRICULTURE-CHEMISTRY-MATHEMATICS-PHYSICS. THE COMMISSIONS ARE (1) COMMISSION ON EDUCATION IN AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES, (2) COMMISSION ON UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION IN THE BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, (3) ADVISORY COUNCIL ON COLLEGE CHEMISTRY, (4) COMMISSION ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION, (5) COMMISSION ON COLLEGE GEOGRAPHY, (6) COUNCIL ON EDUCATION IN THE GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES, (7) COMMITTEE ON THE UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM IN MATHEMATICS, AND (8) COMMISSION ON COLLEGE PHYSICS. SOURCES OF INFORMATION IN EACH AREA ARE GIVEN. (DH)
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Identifiers: COLLEGE SCIENCE COMMISSIONS