Authors: U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-07-28 - Publisher: R&L Education
American Schools, colleges, and universities educate the scientists and engineers who replenish the technical work force. This report examines how and why students are drawn toward or deterred from pursuing a career in science or engineering. Schools, families, peers, informal education efforts (museums, science centers, etc.) all play a role.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-10 - Publisher: CRC Press
In an increasingly technological world, the education of scientists and engineers has become an activity of growing importance. Educating Scientists and Engineers for Academic and Non-Academic Career Success focuses on the structure of the current educational system and describes the transformations needed to ensure the adequate education of future science