ERIC Number: ED417925
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
New Tools for Science Education: Perspectives on How New Technologies Are Transforming Undergraduate Science Education and Outreach to Elementary and Secondary Schools. Undergraduate Program Directors Meeting (October 25-27, 1995).
Howard Hughes Medical Inst., Chevy Chase, MD. Office of Grants and Special Programs.
This meeting proceedings provide a forum for the program directors to discuss various educational challenges facing undergraduate science departments and to learn how their colleagues in other institutions are addressing the same challenges. The meeting theme was New Tools for Science Education and participants examined issues related to how new educational technologies are transforming teaching and learning in undergraduate science education and in outreach to elementary and secondary schools. Appendices contain a list of meeting attendees, and undergraduate biological sciences education program award recipients from 1988-1994. (DDR)
Descriptors: Biology, Biomedicine, Curriculum Development, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Learning Strategies, Partnerships in Education, Science Education, Undergraduate Study
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Office of Grants and Special Programs, 4000 Jones Bridge Road, Chevy Chase, MD 20815-6789; World Wide Web: http://www.hhmi.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Howard Hughes Medical Inst., Chevy Chase, MD. Office of Grants and Special Programs.