ERIC Number: EJ365276
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Difficult Decisions: AIDS.
Slesnick, Irwin L.
Science Teacher, v55 n1 p34 Jan 1988
Focuses on public education about the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic. Discusses the problems of a second epidemic of fear and anxiety. Presents several questions for classroom discussion and analysis of the public fear of AIDS. Gives some statistics highlighting misinformation about AIDS. (CW)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Biological Sciences, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Disease Control, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Activities, Health Education, Human Body, Instructional Materials, Misconceptions, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary School Science
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A