ERIC Number: EJ631158
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reaching Out to the Next Generation of Scientists.
Thought & Action, v17 n1 p77-86 Sum 2001
Discusses the need for research scientists to come out of their labs and establish links with communities and the need for scientists of color who can better gain access to the communities most often affected by problems such as environmental hazards. Describes ways to encourage this reaching out and breaking of stereotypes about scientists among students. (EV)
Descriptors: Disadvantaged, Ethnic Groups, Outreach Programs, Science Careers, Science Education, Scientists, Stereotypes, Student Motivation
NEA Communications, 1201 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-822-7214.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A