Teaching Science Teachers

Guests: Maxine Singer/ President Carnegie Institution Founder Carnegie Academy for Science Education Washington, DC Sam Silverstein/ Chair Department of Physiology Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons; Program Director Summer Research Program for Secondary School Science Teachers New York, New York Ana Butler/ Science Teacher Forest Hills High School Queens, New York Just about everyone agrees that we need a higher rate of scientific literacy, but there is far less agreement on how to achieve that goal. In this hour of Science Friday, we'll take a look at one tactic: teaching the teachers.



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