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ERIC Number: EJ235084
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Nov
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Technical Illiteracy Threatens U.S. Science.
Science News, v118 n18 p276 Nov 1980
Describes the reasons for science, mathematical, and technological illiteracy, which include the current focus on stressing basic skills, and teacher shortages. Solutions listed include elementary-secondary school curricula that emphasize technical areas, increasing faculty science and engineering salaries, and incentives for drawing students into fields where shortages exist. (Author/DS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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