ERIC Number: ED262996
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Girls And Science And Technology (GASAT). Contributions to the Conference (1st, Eindhaven, The Netherlands, November 9-13, 1981). Volume 2.
Raat, Jan H.; And Others
This document contains the full text of 21 papers presented at an international conference on Girls And Science And Technology (GASAT). They include: "Women in Science and Engineering: A Case of Awareness and Encouragement" (Mary Anderson); "A Multi-phased Program for Recruiting Southern Women into Science Based on Extensive Media Use and Interaction with Suitable Role Models" (Ruth Cade and Robert Cade); "Project Seismic" (Deanna Chitayat); "Loughborough University Women in Engineering Project" (G. E. Chivers); "The Science Education of Girls in Canada: A Strategy for Change" (Janet Ferguson); "To Attract and Hold Young Women's Interest in the Physical Sciences (So That They Can Achieve Success Equal to That of Young Men)" (Lucile Fink); "Report of Science Examinations and the Type of School" (Jan Harding); "Consequences for Science Education Based on Results of Girls' Learning Interest" (Lore Hoffman); "A Description of the Science Career Workshop Project for Women in Science" (Don Low); "Girls and Physics Textbooks in the HANDROVER-Project" (Ilja Mottier); and "The CHANGING ATTITUDES Project" (Isabel Romao). Additional papers on related topics are by Carol Niznik, Ineke de Raaff, Jan Raat, Doris Simonis, Barbara Simpson, Svein Sjoberg, Barbara Smail (with Judith Whyte and Alison Kelly), Gerrit Verkerk, Mathieu Dumont, and Lena-Pia Lindholm. (JN)
Descriptors: Attitude Change, Curriculum Development, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary School Science, Sex Bias, Sex Differences, Sex Stereotypes, Teaching Methods, Technology
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Eindhoven Univ. of Technology (Netherlands).
Note: For related documents, see SE 046 209 (Volume 1) and SE 046 211 (Volume 3).