ERIC Number: ED199070
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
World Trends in Science Education.
McFadden, Charles P., Ed.
Papers presented at a conference of science educators from 26 countries organized to discuss world trends in science education are compiled in this publication. Section titles are: (1) Perspectives on Science Education - Some Major Trends (9 papers); (2) Science Curriculum Development for the Future - A Look at Some of the Issues (7 papers); (3) Science Curriculum Development - Activity Around the World (10 papers); (4) Science Teacher Education for the Future (11 papers); (5) Some Approaches to Science Education Research (5 papers); and (6) Towards Greater International Cooperation in Science Education (2 papers). (PB)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, International Education, Preservice Teacher Education, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Instruction, Science Programs, Science Teachers, Scientific Attitudes
Atlantic Inst. of Education, 5244 South St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3J 1A4 ($24.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: International Council of Scientific Unions, Paris (France).; Canadian International Development Agency, Ottawa (Ontario).; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Authoring Institution: Atlantic Inst. of Education, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada).
Note: Based on an International Symposium (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Summer, 1979).