National Commission on Mathematics and Science Teaching for the 21st Century
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|U.S. Department of Education|
|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)|
|Resource Types:||Web-Based Discussions, Public and Government Institutions, Articles|
|Math Ed Topics:||Educational Systems, Public Understanding of Math|
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