ERIC Number: ED316400
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report of the Mathematical Sciences Education Board.
National Academy of Engineering, Washington, DC.; National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Mathematical Sciences Education Board.
The Mathematical Sciences Education Board (MSEB) is one of the nine major units of the National Research Council (NRC). It was established to provide a continuing national overview and assessment capability for mathematics education. This report describes the activities and accomplishments of the MSEB under the following headings: (1) "Everybody Counts"; (2) "Curriculum Philosophy and Framework"; (3) "Strands of the K-12 Curriculum"; (4) "A Year of National Dialogue"; (5) "PTA Kits"; (6) "Making Mathematics Work for Minorities"; (7) "Mathematics Education: Wellspring of U.S. Industrial Strength"; (8) "Wellspring Offspring"; (9) "Pilot State Mathematics Coalitions"; (10) "Professional Standards for Mathematics Teachers"; (11) "Workshop for Federal Agencies"; and (12) "NCTM Standards Review." Other components include a 1989-1990 activity plan with the MSEB master plan and a funding plan of the Board. MSEB sponsors of core and project activities are listed, and a membership roster is provided. (YP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Engineering, Washington, DC.; National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Mathematical Sciences Education Board.