ERIC Number: ED022707
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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International Chemical Education: T-E High School Years. Proceedings of a Conference held August 28 to September 2, 1967, Washington, D.C.
Benfey, O. Theodor; Geffner, Saul L.
Reported is a conference on international education in high school chemistry sponsored by the American Chemical Society held in Washington, D.C., 1967. International programs discussed include one developed by the British Council and the Centre for Curriculum Renewal and Educational Development Overseas, and the pilot project for chemistry teaching in Asia, developed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Also outlined are programs of Australia, Brazil, Canada, England, Italy, Japan, Scotland, Sweden, and the United States of America. Other important topics include a rationale for teaching chemistry, the teaching of stoichiometry, and examinations in high school chemistry. Appendices relate to programed materials, examination questions, equipment, and new proposals for curricula . (GR)
Descriptors: Chemistry, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Evaluation, Instruction, Instructional Materials, International Education, International Programs, Program Descriptions, Science Course Improvement Projects, Secondary School Science, Teaching Methods
American Chemical Society, 1155 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.
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Authoring Institution: American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: American Chemical Society; Australia; Brazil; Canada; England; Italy; Japan; Scotland; Sweden