ERIC Number: ED381135
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Joining Forces: Spreading Successful Strategies. Proceedings of the Invitational Conference on Systemic Reform (Washington, D.C., February 23-25, 1995).
Department of Education, Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
This briefing book outlines program activities and contains a set of briefing papers which provide a background for the conference. The conference agenda is in the first section, followed by two sections previewing each of the issues and theme conference sessions, including an overview of each topic, specific issues involved, the conference presentation, and presenters. The fourth section outlines the 47 workshops offered at the conference, and section five describes 44 conference exhibits. The final section contains five briefing papers: "What Are the Challenges to 'Scaling Up' Reform?" (Stephen P. Klein; and others); "Workforce Issues in Spreading Excellence in Science and Mathematics" (Ray Marshall); "Tech Prep: A Business Perspective" (Carver C. Gayton); "Full-scale Implementation: The Interactive 'Whole Story'" (Susan B. Millar); and "Simulation and Modeling in Precollege Science Education" (Wallace Feurzeig). (MAS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.