Improving Science Education: The Contribution of Research by Robin Millar, John Leach, Jonathan Osborne
By Robin Millar, John Leach, Jonathan Osborne
This e-book takes inventory of the place we're in technological know-how schooling learn, and considers the place we ought now to be going. It explores how and no matter if the examine attempt in technological know-how schooling has contributed to advancements within the perform of training technological know-how and the technological know-how curriculum. It includes contributions from a global workforce of technology educators. each one bankruptcy explores a particular region of study in technological know-how schooling, contemplating why this study is worthy doing, and its capability for improvement. jointly they appear candidly at vital basic concerns reminiscent of the effect of study on lecture room perform and the improvement of technology schooling as a revolutionary box of study. The booklet was once produced in social gathering of the paintings of the overdue Rosalind driving force. the entire central participants to the e-book had specialist hyperlinks together with her, and the 3 sections of the ebook specialise in concerns that have been of principal value in her paintings: learn on educating and studying in technological know-how; the function of technological know-how in the institution curriculum and the character of the technological know-how schooling we should be offering for teens; and the achievements of, and destiny time table for, study in technological know-how schooling.