ERIC Number: ED382449
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
State of the Scene: Science Education in the Nation. Revised Edition.
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD.
This report is intended as an information resource for teachers, scientists, and others involved in developing science curricula, science literacy materials for the public, or related information addressing issues of science education reform. The following sections are included: (1) Introduction; (2) The Big (Numbers) Picture: Selected Data; (3) Some Positive Signs of Strength; (4) Selected Developmental Issues; (5) Glossary of Selected Terms; (6) Key Acronyms in Science Education: (7) Resources for Science Education: (8) Characteristics of Good Curricula; (9) Model Programs and Projects; (10) Key Contact Directory; and (11) Public Health Service Life Sciences Education and Science Literacy Board Members. Contains a 94-item bibliography. (ZWH)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, Educational Change, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Programs, Secondary Education
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Mail Stop: SSOP, Washington, DC 20402-9328.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD.