ERIC Number: EJ488736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Serving Students, Science, or Society? The Secondary School Physics Curriculum in the United States, 1930-65.
Donahue, David M.
History of Education Quarterly, v33 n3 p321-52 Fall 1993
Reviews the reform of secondary school physics in the United States from the 1930s through the mid-1960s. Describes the impact of progressive education, World War II, and the post-Sputnik reforms. Points out differences between past reform efforts and the current Project 2061 of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A