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Title America's lab report : investigations in high school science / Committee on High School Laboratories--Role and Vision, Board on Science Education, Center for Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education ; Susan R. Singer, Margaret L. Hilton, and Heidi A. Schweingruber, editors
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 235 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction, history, and definition of laboratories -- The education context -- Laboratory experiences and student learning -- Current laboratory experiences -- Teacher and school readiness for laboratory experiences -- Facilities, equipment, and safety -- Laboratory experiences for the 21st century -- Appendixes : Agendas of fact-finding meetings -- Biographical sketches of committee members and staff
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Education, Secondary -- Curricula -- United States.
Laboratories -- Curricula -- United States.
Science -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Hilton, Margaret L.
Schweingruber, Heidi A.
Singer, Susan R.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on High School Science Laboratories: Role and Vision.
LC no. 2005026110
ISBN 0309551005 (pdf)
0309652863 (electronic bk.)
9780309551007 (pdf)
9780309652865 (electronic bk.)