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APPENDIX F Organizations That Support Activities in Science and Mathematics Education Many organizations support science- and mathematics-education activities and partnerships throughout the country. Some activities are organized through scientific professional societies, others through professional science-teaching as- sociations, and still others through state academies of sciences and departments of education. The following list provides a starting point for scientists interested in becoming involved in K-12 science education and professional development.] GENERAL INFORMATION REGARDING SCIENCE EDUCATION American Association for Higher Education One Dupont Circle, NW Washington, DC 20036 (202) 293-6440 American Association for the Advancement of Science James Rutherford, Chief Education Officer and Director of Project 2061 Shirley Malcom, Head, Directorate for Education and Human Resources Programs 1333 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20005 (202) 326-6670 1Two valuable sources of information are the American Association for the Advancement of Science Sourcebook for Science, Mathematics, & Technology Education, from which some of the following information was obtained, and the Department of Education Guidebook to Excellence, 1994, A Directory of Federal Resources for Mathematics and Science Education Improvement. 209

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210 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE TEACHERS American Federation of Teachers Albert Shanker, President 555 New Jersey Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001 (202) 879-4440 Association for the Education of Teachers in Science Paul Kuerbis Colorado College Education Department Colorado Springs, CO 80903 (719) 389-6726 Association of Science-Technology Centers Contact: Andrea Anderson 1025 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 500 Washington, DC 20005-3516 (202) 783-7200 Biological Sciences Curriculum Study Contact: Joseph McInerney Pikes Peak Research Park 5415 Mark Dabling Blvd. Colorado Spring, CO 80918-3842 (719) 531-5550 Department of Education's Dwight D. Eisenhower Mathematics and Science Education Program State Programs Contact: Doris Crudup (202) 401-0841 National Programs Contact: Eve Bither (202) 219-2164 Education Development Center, Inc. Millie LeBlanc EDC Publishing Center 55 Chapel Street Newton, MA 02160 (800) 225-4276 Lawrence Hall of Science University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720 (510) 642-5132

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SCIENCE- AND MATHEMATICS-EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS Margaret Cozzens, Division Director Elementary, Secondary and Informal Education 4201 Wilson Boulvard Arlington, VA 22201 (703) 306-1620 National Association for Research in Science Teaching Barry Frasier, President Contact: John Slaver, Executive Secretary College of Education Kansas State University 219 Bluemont Hall Manhattan, KS 66506-5301 (913) 532-6294 National Education Association Keith Geiger, President 1201 Sixteenth Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 (202) 833-4000 National Research Council 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20418 (202) 334-3628 (Science Standards) (202) 334-2500 (Life Sciences) (202) 334-3061 (Physical Sciences) (202) 334-3294 (Mathematics) National Science Foundation Janice Eale, Office Director Office of Systemic Reform (703) 306-1682 National Science Resources Center Douglas M. Lapp, Executive Director 900 Jefferson Drive, SW, Room 1201 Arts and Industry Building Smithsonian Institution Washington, DC 20560 (202) 357-2555 211

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212 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE TEACHERS National Science Teachers Association Jerry Wheeler, Executive Director 1840 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, VA 22201 (703) 243-7100 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for teachers and students, curriculum development Society for College Science Teaching Eleanor D. Siebert, President Physical Science and Mathematics Mount St. Mary's College 12001 Chalon Road Los Angeles, CA 90049 (310) 476-2237 State Academies of Sciences Activities: Professional publications, activities for students and teachers, newsletters, speakers' bureau, symposia for students and general public State Departments of Education Activities: Responsibility for elementary and secondary science- and mathematics-education programs State Science-Teacher Associations Technical Education Research Centers Robert Tinker, Chief Scientist 2067 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02140 (617) 547 0430 LIFE SCIENCES American Association of Immunologists 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814-3994 (301) 530-7178

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SCIENCE- AND MATHEMATICS-EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS American Institute of Biological Sciences Roy H. Saigo, Chair, Education Committee President for Academic Affairs Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond, LA 70402 (504) 549-2316 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for students and teachers, career information American Physiological Society Marsha Matyas, Education Officer 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814 (301) 530-7164 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for students, career information American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Peter Farnham, Public Affairs 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814 (301) 530-7147 Activities: Professional publications, activities for teachers, career information American Society for Cell Biology 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814-3992 (301) 530-7153 Activities: Publish "Resources for Scientists Involved in Pre-College Science Education"; education workshops for scientists at annual meetings; research experiences for teachers 213 American Society for Microbiology Amy L. Chang, Assistant Director, Office of Education and Training 1325 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington DC 20005 (202) 737-3600 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, curriculum development, career information, activities for scientists, teachers, and students

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214 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE TEACHERS American Society of Human Genetics 9650 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20814 (301) 571-1825 Activities: Program at annual meeting for teachers and students American Society of Plant Physiologists Melvin Josephs, Executive Director 15501 Monona Drive Rockville, MD 20855 (301) 251-0560 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, curriculum development, activities for teachers and students, career information Biophysical Society Norma M. Allewell, Chair, Education Committee Department of Biochemistry University of Minnesota St. Paul, MN (612) 624-7755 Activities: Professional publications, newsletter, career information, activities for students Coalition for Education in the Life Sciences Dr. Sharon Zablotney, Executive Committee c/o Board of Education & Training American Society for Microbiology 1325 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20005 Activities: Meetings to convene scientists and educators interested in improving undergraduate life-science education Ecological Society of America Marjorie Holland, Director, Public Affairs Office 2010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 420 Washington, DC 20036 (202) 833-8773 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, curriculum development, career information

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SCIENCE- AND MATHEMATICS-EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS National Association of Biology Teachers Mary Louise Bellamy, Education Director 11250 Roger B aeon Drive, # 19 Reston, VA 22090 (703) 471-1134 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for teachers and students, curriculum development, career information, award programs Society for Developmental Biology Dr. David G. Capco, Chair, Education Committee Department of Zoology Arizona State University (602) 965-3571 Society for Neuroscience Mary Beth Altenberg 11 Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 500 Washington, DC 20036 (202) 462-6688 CHEMISTRY American Chemical Society Sylvia A. Ware, Division Director, Education 1155 16th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 (202) 872-4388 Activities: Professional publications, publications for high-school students, newsletter for teachers and students, activities for teachers and students, curriculum development, career information PHYSICS American Association of Physics Teachers Jay Zimmerman, Chair, Physics in High School 2530 Anita Drive Brookfield, WI 53005 (414) 785-3910 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for teachers and students, curriculum development, career information 215

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216 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE TEACHERS American Institute of Physics Donald F. Kirw an, Manager, Education Div.: One Physics Ellipse College Park, MD 20740-3843 (301) 209-3000 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters and activities for teachers and students, curriculum development, career information . . lesson American Physical Society Brian B. Schwartz, Associate Executive Secretary 335 East 45th Street New York, NY 10017-3483 (212) 682-7341 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, activities for teachers and students, career information EARTH SCIENCES American Geological Institute Marilyn Suiter, Director of Education and Human Resources 703-379-2480 American Meteorological Society David Houghton, Chair, Education and Human Resources Commission Department of Meteorology University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706 (608) 262-0776 Activities: Professional publications, newsletters, career information National Association of Geology Teachers Robert A. Christman, Executive Director (206) 650-3582 National Earth Science Teachers Association Frank Ireton, Manager, Pre-College Education Programs 2000 Florida Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009-1277 (202) 462-6910