ERIC Number: ED326440
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Nov-9
Reference Count: N/A
Crisis in Science and Math Education. Hearing before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate. One Hundred First Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.
This document contains the transcript of a senate hearing on the crisis in science and math education. The document includes the opening statements of Senators Glenn, Kohl, Bingaman, Lieberman, Heinz, and Sasser, and the testimony of seven witnesses including: Honorable Mark O. Hatfield, Senator from the State of Oregon; Carl Sagan, Ph.D. Cornell University; F. James Rutherford, American Association for the Advancement of Science; Bill G. Aldridge, National Science Teachers Association; Philip Uri Treisman, University of California at Berkeley; Betty M. Vetter, Commission on Professionals in Science and Technology; and Shirley M. Malcolm, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Appendices include the prepared statements of witnesses, pertinent articles, charts, and a statement from the National Society of Professional Engineers. (CW)
Descriptors: College Mathematics, College Science, Educational Improvement, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Government Role, Hearings, Higher Education, Mathematics Education, Minority Groups, Science Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Secondary School Science
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.