ERIC Number: EJ288623
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
National and Legislative View: The Relevance of the Report of the Commission on Excellence in Education to College Science Teachers.
McCurdy, Donald W.
Journal of College Science Teaching, v13 n2 p108-09 Nov 1983
Discusses "A Nation at Risk" in relation to the responsibility of college science teachers regarding the report, specifically the recommendations on content, standards and expectations, and teaching (including teacher education). Considers questions of leadership and the support of science education as political issues in the presidential and congressional elections. (JM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accountability, Admission Criteria, College Science, Competency Based Teacher Education, Educational Assessment, Educational Improvement, Educational Quality, Graduation Requirements, Higher Education, Leadership, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A