ERIC Number: ED374964
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The Development of Exemplar Identification Instruments for a Science and Technology Education Talents Programme. Asia and the Pacific Programme of Educational Innovation for Development (APEID).
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
The Asia and the Pacific Programme of Educational Innovation for Development (APEID) has a primary goal of contributing to the building of national capacities for undertaking educational innovations linked to the problems of national development, thereby improving the quality of life of the people in the member states. One of the major interests of this group is science and technology education. A workshop was held to discuss the following topics: (1) reviewing problems and issues in the development of scientific and technological talent; (2) developing exemplar instruments for identifying scientific and technological talent; (3) developing nurturing programs for the scientifically and technologically talented; (4) promoting interest among science educators in the development of scientific and technological talent; and (5) exchanging ideas on how to improve the development of the scientifically and technologically talented. Also included in the document are the agenda, list of participants, the development of learning/teaching materials for real-life problem-solving situations, and examples of problem-solving situations. (ZWH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.