|NOAA's Education Program: Review and Critique
There is a national need to educate the public about the ocean, coastal resources, atmosphere and climate. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the agency responsible for...
|Surrounded by Science:Learning Science in Informal Environments
Practitioners in informal science settings--museums, after-school programs, science and technology centers, media enterprises, libraries, aquariums, zoos, and botanical gardens--are interested in...
|Exploring the Intersection of Science Education and 21st Century Skills: A Workshop Summary
An emerging body of research suggests that a set of broad "21st century skills"--such as adaptability, complex communication skills, and the ability to solve non-routine problems--are valuable across...