ERIC Number: ED343795
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Key Centre for Teaching and Research in School Science and Mathematics (Especially for Women) Report of the Activities.
Fraser, Barry J.; And Others
This report describes the comprehensive activities and accomplishments of the Key Centre for Teaching and Research in School Science and Mathematics (Especially for Women) in Perth, Western Australia, in the 3-year period since it commenced in mid-1988. The following chapters are included: (1) "Structural and Organizational Arrangements"; (2) "Postgraduate Programs in Science and Mathematics Education"; (3) "Research"; (4) "Publication Program"; (5) "Face-to-Face Contact with Teachers"; (6) "Seminar Series"; (7) "Overseas Consultants and Visitors"; (8) "Evaluation of the Activities of the Key Centre by a Taskforce and a Review Panel"; (9) "Income, Especially Research Grants"; (10) "Publications and Presentations"; (11) "Cooperation with Other Institutions and Organisations"; and (12) "Future Plans." The name, thesis title, and current position of PhD students, a list of Master's theses and projects completed and currently in progress, a description of the Seminar Series sponsored by the Science and Mathematics Education Center (SMEC) and the Key Centre, the contents of eight books published by the Center, a list of publications authored by Key Centre Staff, and a list of papers presented by Key Centre Staff are appended. (KR)
Descriptors: Educational Research, Evaluation, Foreign Countries, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Mathematics Education, Organizations (Groups), Postdoctoral Education, Program Descriptions, Publications, Science Education, Secondary Education
Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U 1987, Perth 6001, Western Australia, Australia.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Curtin Univ. of Technology, Perth (Australia). Science and Mathematics Education Centre.