ERIC Number: ED495950
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Math and Science Partnership Program: Strengthening America by Advancing Academic Achievement in Mathematics and Science. NSF-05-069
National Science Foundation
This booklet presents an overview of the Math Science Partnership program (MSP) at the National Science Foundation (NSF). This program responds to a growing national concern--the educational performance of U.S. children in mathematics and science. Through the MSP, NSF awards competitive, merit-based grants to teams composed of institutions of higher education, local K-12 school systems, and their supporting partners. The MSP program is one way NSF strives to strengthen America by advancing academic achievement in mathematics and science.
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Colleges, Mathematics Achievement, Academic Achievement, Grants, Mathematics Education, Science Education, College School Cooperation, Partnerships in Education, Science Achievement
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Directorate for Education and Human Resources.