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Author:U.S. Department of Education
Description: A Glenn Commission plan to ensure that every American student receives excellent instruction in math and science -- instruction critical to maintaining the U.S. edge in the competitive global economy. The report sets three goals: to establish an ongoing system to improve the quality of mathematics and science teaching in grades K-12; to increase significantly the number of mathematics and science teachers and improve the quality of their preparation; and to improve the working environment and make the teaching profession more attractive for K-12 mathematics and science teachers. Read action strategies for achieving the goals; view the original webcast of the press conference; or participate in an online discussion about the report. Read the report and background materials online, or download PDF or Microsoft Word versions.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web-Based Discussions, Public and Government Institutions, Articles
Math Ed Topics: Educational Systems, Public Understanding of Math

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