STEM the tide : reforming science, technology, engineering, and math education in America /

One study after another shows American students ranking behind their international counterparts in the STEM fields -- science, technology, engineering, and math. Business people such as Bill Gates warn that this alarming situation puts the United States at a serious disadvantage in the high-tech glo...

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Main Author: Drew, David E.
Format: eBook
Published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2011.
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE. Political Science and Policy Studies.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • America's place in the world
  • The achievement gap
  • Effective leadership, careful evaluation
  • Teachers
  • Mentors and high expectations
  • College access and the STEM pipeline
  • The value of a college education in the global economy
  • Supporting university research.