ERIC Number: ED370765
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Mar-15
Reference Count: N/A
Kansas Curricular Standards for Science.
Blythe, Mary S.; and Others
The mission of science education in Kansas is to develop all students into lifelong learners who are reasoned decision makers, contributing to the international community. Included in this document are guidelines and standards for use by all those concerned to ensure that the aforementioned mission is realized throughout all schools in Kansas. This document is partitioned into the following sections: (1) "Student Outcomes"; (2) "Program Outcomes" that include grade level benchmarks in science; (3) "The Meaning of Science Communicate"; (4) "Integration of Science"; (5) "The Relationship of Social, Technological, and Scientific Issues"; and (6) the appendix which includes themes to connect science programs. (ZWH)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Scientific Concepts, Secondary School Science, Standards, State Curriculum Guides
Kansas State Board of Education, Kansas State Education Building, 120 S.E. 10th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66612-1182.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Board of Education, Topeka.