ERIC Number: ED059155
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Summer Institutes for Secondary Teachers of Science, Mathematics and Social Science. 1972 Directory.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
This directory lists the institutions awarded support by the National Science Foundation for 276 summer institutes in 1972 for secondary school teachers of science and/or mathematics. The introduction gives information on "unitary" and "sequential" institutes, eligibility and selection of participants, applications, and information concerning individual institutes. The institutes are listed by subject matter: astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth science, engineering science, general and physical science, mathematics, physics, radioactivity and nuclear science, social sciences (economics, geography, psychology, sociology) science and society, interdisciplinary environmental studies, and multiple fields. Each entry includes the date and duration of the institute, title, type of participant and planned level of work, name of instructor, and address. There is also a brief listing of comprehensive projects at the Universities of Arkansas, Mississippi, Notre Dame, South Dakota, and Wyoming, and at San Jose State College and Virginia State College. These projects represent integrated approaches to teacher education with both preservice and in-service components that offer opportunities for full and part-time study during the academic year and in the summer. (MBM)
Descriptors: Inservice Teacher Education, Institutes (Training Programs), Mathematics Teachers, Science Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Summer Programs, Teacher Education
National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C. 20550 (single copy free)
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Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.