ERIC Number: ED164290
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Aug
Reference Count: 0
The Visiting Women Scientists Pilot Program 1978: Highlights Report.
Weiss, Iris R.; And Others
This publication describes a pilot program which involved 40 women scientists and consisted of visits to 110 high schools in the United States. Each visit involved some of the following activities: (1) a large group meeting of tenth-grade female students; (2) seminars for approximately 30 female students; (3) meetings with individual classes; (4) meetings with school personnel; (5) informal chats with students; and (6) an informal meeting with the school principal or contact person. This document presents an overview of the program, and describes the selection of the high schools to be visited, the selection of the women scientists, the conduction of the meetings, and the evaluation of the program. (BB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Research Triangle Inst., Durham, NC. Center for Educational Research and Evaluation.
Note: For related document, see SE 025 437