ERIC Number: ED299150
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
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Safety in the Elementary Science Program. A Compendium of Safety Considerations for the Elementary School Science Teacher.
This paper presents a viewpoint on educator responsibilities toward helping youth develop the skills necessary to cope with life as well as consideration on how to present science in a safe environment. Discussions include safety in the learning environment, litigation, effective teaching, effective schools, the goals of science, and the mandate for school safety. A set of challenges to science educators is presented as a summary to this paper. (CW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Note: Paper presented at the Elementary Science Update Conference, June, 1988.