ERIC Number: ED451063
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
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Teaching Math and Science in the Real World.
Kroeger, Marianne, Ed.; Blaser, Stephanie, Ed.; Raack, Lenaya, Ed.; Kinder, Ann, Ed.
NCREL's Learning Point, v2 n3 Fall 2000
This issue offers a collection of timely topics focused on mathematics and science education. It uncovers the past, present, and future of the national standards movement in mathematics and science education with two articles entitled "Setting Standards for Excellence" and "On the Road to REAL Progress." A close-up look at students doing real-life water ecology research is provided. This issue also features articles on "Math Wars," teacher shortages, and curriculum research centers. (ASK)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Mathematics Education, Relevance (Education), Science Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Central Regional Educational Lab., Oak Brook, IL.
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