ERIC Number: ED204173
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Wanted: More Women in Science and Technology. Pamphlet 1, 2, and 3.
This packet includes three pamphlets which together provide information and suggestions intended to aid counselors and teachers in encouraging young women to consider careers in science and engineering. Pamphlet One, "What Can Counselors and Teachers Do to Encourage Young Women," offers suggestions based upon others' experiences that can aid in developing a more supportive environment for women students. Pamphlet Two, "An Overview of Science and Engineering Careers and Sources of Information About Careers and the Education and Employment of Women," provides brief descriptions of the range of career choices in the engineering and physical sciences. Pamphlet Three, "Especially for Women Students: Facts, Fiction, and Fun Reading About Science and Technology," presents a bibliography regarding aspects of career prospects and selecting a course of study. (Author/CS)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Career Counseling, Career Planning, Careers, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Engineering, Females, Pamphlets, Physical Sciences, Science Careers, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Womens Education
Committee on the Status of Women in Physics, American Physical Society, 335 E. 45th St., New York, NY 10017 ($3.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Physical Society, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Inst. of Tech., Cambridge.
Note: Contains occasional light and broken type.