Tuesday, May 10
20 F Conference Center
Conference Room B

CLOSED SESSION
   
8:00 a.m.
   
OPEN SESSION
   
8:30 a.m.

Welcome

Robert Hauser, National Research Council

Joan Ferrini-Mundy, National Science Foundation

Norman Augustine, Lockheed Martin (ret.)

 
9:00 a.m. Workshop Overview and Context  
 
  This section of the workshop will describe how the committee framed the issues related to the study charge.  
 
 

Speakers: Adam Gamoran (University of Wisconsin–Madison), steering committee chair Barbara Means (SRI International), steering committee member

 
9:15 a.m. Successful Education in the STEM Disciplines: An Examination of Four School Types  
 
 

Session Moderator: Max McGee (Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy), steering committee member

 
  This section of the workshop will include presentations on four types of schools. For each school type, the author will describe the range of school models and goals, the range of outcomes the schools seek to influence and evidence of their effectiveness, strengths and weaknesses, and factors that influence their success. A leader from each school type will respond to the research papers.
 


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