ERIC Number: ED433216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-May
Reference Count: N/A
Minorities in Science and Math. ERIC Digest.
Clark, Julia V.
Looking to the year 2000 and beyond, this digest explores the lack of individuals entering the fields of science, especially underrepresented minority students such as Blacks, Hispanics, and American Indians. Sections include: (1) "Changing Demographics"; (2) "Status of Minorities in Science"; (3) "Barriers to Success"; (4) "Transforming Teaching and Learning"; (5) "Suggestions for Teachers"; (6) "Parental Involvement"; and (7) "The Challenge." (CCM)
Descriptors: American Indians, Blacks, Cultural Influences, Elementary Secondary Education, Family School Relationship, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Hispanic Americans, Mathematics Education, Minority Groups, Science Education, Teaching Methods
ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, 1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1080.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.