ERIC Number: ED499645
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jan-15
Digest of Key Science and Engineering Indicators, 2008. NSB-08-2
National Science Foundation
This digest of key science and engineering indicators draws primarily from the National Science Board's two-volume "Science and Engineering Indicators, 2008" report. The digest serves two purposes: (1) to draw attention to important trends and data points from across the chapters and volumes of "Science and Engineering Indicators, 2008," and (2) to introduce readers to the data resources available in the main volumes of "Science and Engineering Indicators, 2008" and its associated products. The appendix of this digest provides a detailed catalog of subjects included in "Science and Engineering Indicators, 2008."
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Research and Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Engineering, Technological Advancement, Labor Force, Science Education, Higher Education, Competition, Economics, Technology, Sciences, Comparative Analysis, International Trade, Global Approach, Industry, Statistical Data, Educational Trends, Enrollment, Secondary School Teachers, Federal Aid, Intellectual Property
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. National Science Board.