ERIC Number: ED227096
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Mar-11
Reference Count: N/A
Public Hearing on Science, Mathematics and Technology Education (Stanford, California, March 11, 1982).
National Commission on Excellence in Education (ED), Washington, DC.
This document presents a transcript of the hearing on science, mathematics, and technology education in the public schools, held by the National Commission on Excellence in Education at Stanford University, March 11, 1982. National perspectives on the topic were given by representatives from the National Academy of Sciences, the Council of Scientific Society Presidents, the National Science Teachers Association, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and a technical consultant from the Hewlett-Packard Company. Following the statements of these panelists, questions and comments were elicited from Commission members and other members of the panel. Opportunity was provided for statements from individual educators on problems and programs in science, mathematics, and technology in which they were currently involved. General testimony was received from members of the audience about existing programs that represent excellent examples of educational practices. (JD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Commission on Excellence in Education (ED), Washington, DC.