Every Child a Scientist: Achieving Scientific Literacy for All
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Achieving Scientific Literacy for All
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As more schools begin to implement the National Science Education Standards, adults who care about the quality of K-12 science education in their communities may want to help their local schools make the transition. This booklet provides guidance to parents and others, explains why high-quality science education is important for all children and young adults, and shows how the quality of school science programs can be measured.

Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education Staff; 1998, 32 pages, 8.5 x 11, single copy, $10.00; 2-9 copies, $7.00 each; 10 or more copies, $4.50 each (no other discounts apply).


  • Education — K-12 Education
  • Education — Math and Science Education

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32 pages | 8.5 x 11
ISBN: 978-0-309-05986-2
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National Research Council. Every Child a Scientist: Achieving Scientific Literacy for All. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1998.

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