ERIC Number: ED316442
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
A Center for Academic Excellence in Mathematics, Science, and Computer Learning. Final Report.
McIntyre, Patrick J.; Walton, Karen Doyle
This is a report of a model resource center for science and mathematics teachers which is committed to developing excellence in mathematics, science, and computer learning. Long-range goals of the center include: providing inservice workshops to 500 or more teachers per year on campus; an equivalent amount of instruction off-campus; to provide graduate instruction to 100 teachers per year; and to have more than a thousand teachers use the preview services of the center each year. Chapters included are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "The Technology Center for Excellence" discussing materials collected including hardware, software, hardware for the handicapped, and curriculum library; (3) "Program Goals" describing the original proposal, status, and commentary of each of the programs; (4) "Project Design" outlining the administrative procedures; and (5) "National Significance" summarizing the significance of this project. Appendices include a proposal for the Center, the Master's program, workshop brochure, and evaluation forms. (Author/YP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Allentown Coll. of Saint Francis De Sales, Center Valley, PA.