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preparation of elementary school teachers in science

Simon Hawkins

preparation of elementary school teachers in science

reporting on 142 preservice programs

by Simon Hawkins

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Published by National Center for Improving Science Education in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Elementary school teachers -- Training of -- United States.,
    • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.,
    • Science teachers -- Training of -- United States.,
    • Educational surveys -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFuture of science in elementary schools.
      StatementSimon Hawkins, Arie M. Michelsohn.
      ContributionsMichelsohn, Arie M., 1962-, National Center for Improving Science Education (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1715 .H384 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 103 p. ;
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL577948M
      LC Control Number96166020
      OCLC/WorldCa34610591

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Science may be the subject area in which elementary teachers are the least confident and prepared to teach. The purpose of this project was to develop an effective model to better prepare teachers by enhancing their content background, and helping them teach inquiry-oriented science.

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The Future of Science in Elementary Schools results from a collaborative effort of the National Center for Improving Science Education and a panel of experts convened to study the improvement of preservice science education for elementary school teachers.

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