ERIC Number: EJ288924
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Meeting the Needs for a High-Technology America.
Henderson, Robert P.
USA Today, v112 n2462 p47-49 Nov 1983
America needs more students trained in basic science and engineering than the educational system is now providing. Schools must raise their standards and demand more of their students and teachers. Suggestions for upgrading the high school curriculum and the teacher training curriculum are given. (IS)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Engineering Education, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Mathematics Instruction, Science Instruction, Scientific Literacy, Secondary Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Education Curriculum, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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