USA: Ny utvecklingsplan för MNT-utbildning

President's Council of advisors on science and technology i USA har tagit fram en utvecklingsplan för  K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. Förslagen omfattar bl a

  • Recruit and train 100,000 great STEM teachers over the next decade who are able to prepare and inspire students;
  • Recognize and reward the top 5 percent of the nation’s STEM teachers, by creating a STEM master teachers corps;
  • Create 1,000 new STEM-focused schools over the next decade; 
  • Use technology to drive innovation, in part by creating an advanced research projects agency—modeled on the famously innovative Defense advanced research projects agency (DARPA) http://www.darpa.mil/ — for education; 
  • Create opportunities for inspiration through individual and group experiences outside the
  • classroom; 
  • Support the current state-led movement for shared standards in math and science.



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