ERIC Number: ED418885
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Tools for Discussion: Attaining Excellence through TIMSS [CD-ROM].
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, Columbus, OH.
The Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and its results present an opportunity for educators all over the world to examine what is being done in their educational systems and how students achieve in a variety of math and science subjects. This CD-ROM serves as an electronic resource connected to TIMSS. The content information includes the summary information and key findings from TIMSS. A TIMSS resource kit is provided by the United States Department of Education. Additional tools for educators to use in learning about TIMSS and education systems around the world are provided. Resource Finder, a catalog of mathematics and science curriculum resources, is presented. Finally, many state frameworks and national standards in mathematics from the United States and Japan are presented. (ASK)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Studies, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Internet, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Standards
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse, 1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1079.
Publication Type: Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, Columbus, OH.
Identifiers: Third International Mathematics and Science Study