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View Resource How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School

http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=9853

In their seminal work, the authors describe a high quality learning environment as one that features a student-centered expereince. How People Learn examines findings and implications for what we teach, how we teach it, and how we assess what our children learn. The book uses exemplary teaching to illustrate how approaches based on what we now know result in in-depth learning. This new knowledge...

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View Resource Standards for K-12 Engineering Education?

http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12990

The goal of this study was to assess the value and feasibility of developing and implementing content standards for engineering education at the K-12 level. Content standards have been developed for three disciplines in STEM education--science, technology, and mathematic--but not for engineering. To date, a small but growing number of K-12 students are being exposed to engineering-related...

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View Resource Changing the Conversation: Messages for Improving the Public Understanding of Engineering

http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12187

This site has made the following book available to read online for free. You may also purchase a PDF copy of the book. Abstract: Encouraging young people to make a difference in the world through an engineering career is more likely to attract them to the field than emphasizing the challenge of math and science skills, says a new report from the National Academy of Engineering. The report offers...

View Resource The Engineer of 2020: Visions of Engineering in the New Century

http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=10999

This site has made the following book available to read online for free. You may also purchase a PDF copy of the book. To enhance the nation's economic productivity and improve the quality of life worldwide, engineering education in the United States must anticipate and adapt to the dramatic changes of engineering practice. The Engineer of 2020 urges the engineering profession to recognize what...

View Resource Is America Falling Off the Flat Earth?

http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12021

This website includes a report on U.S. Competitiveness, which is available for download in PDF format. Abstract: "If history teaches any lesson it is that no nation has an inherent right to greatness. Greatness has to be earned and continually re-earned... Only by providing leading-edge human capital and knowledge capital can America continue to maintain a high standard of living - including...

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