Science & Education

The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Міністерство освіти і науки України) is the main body in the system of central bodies of the executive power. In each case, you might also turn your skills to broader science education contexts such as science communication, museums and publishing. If you already have an MSc in Science or Mathematics, you are eligible for admission to the one-year Educational Master’s programme Leraar voorbereidend hoger onderwijs (in Dutch), which also leads to a teaching certificate.

The Committee on STEM Education (CoSTEM) , comprised of 13 agencies—including all of the mission-science agencies and the Department of Education—are facilitating a cohesive national strategy, with new and repurposed funds, to increase the impact of federal investments in five areas: 1.) improving STEM instruction in preschool through 12th grade; 2.) increasing and sustaining public and youth engagement with STEM; 3.) improving the STEM experience for undergraduate … Read more

Science And Mathematics Education

Science education is a highly dynamic field of applied and basic research and of research-based development. The overall objective of the Peer Review of the Polish Higher Education and Science System was to provide recommendations on the future development of Poland’s science and higher education policy in support of innovation. The specific focus areas of the Peer Review were the following: (1) Structural changes in the science and higher education; (2) Links between the higher education sector and the other actors of the innovation system; and (3) Internationalisation of the science and higher education sector – trends, key areas for improvement.

E., ed. 1987. Focus on Excellence: Preservice Elementary Teacher Education in Science. Washington, DC: National Science Teachers Association. Teacherpreneurs, classroom experts who teach students, but also have time and incentive to share their ideas and practices with colleagues, are necessary in education reform. Direct admission is granted if you … Read more

Center For Research In Mathematics And Science Education

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado provides excellence in teacher education, counseling, technology and psychology, at the undergraduate and graduate level. For international students, for combined undergraduate degrees, a single indicative course tuition fee applies for the duration of your study in the combined degree, regardless of the units of study that are undertaken as part of your combined degree. Importantly, the single indicative course tuition fee is subject to annual review, and will increase each year of your study in the combined degree.

For some courses there are incidental costs additional to the tuition fees. Some of these incidental costs are significant, for example, course-specific materials, tools, protected clothing, and equipment. Further information about these costs is available from – In addition to the fees indicated here for the course of study, International Students studying on an Australian Student Visa must have appropriate … Read more

International Journal Of Environmental And Science Education

AAAS programs conduct educational research and development, provide resources for the classroom and other science learning settings and offer professional development for teachers. Science and technology are an integral part of modern life, and as such, it is argued that educational activities and the mass media should contribute to increasing public interest and knowledge about the subjects. Some key issues and recent trends in the development of science and technology are discussed, with particular reference to interdisciplinary education in both primary and secondary schools.

In 1996, the U.S. National Academy of Sciences of the U.S. National Academies produced the National Science Education Standards , which is available online for free in multiple forms. Its focus on inquiry-based science , based on the theory of constructivism rather than on direct instruction of facts and methods, remains controversial. 36 Some research suggests that it is more effective as a model for teaching … Read more

Science And Mathematics Education

The Science Education MA aims to reflect contemporary theory in all aspects of practice in science education: international, formal and informal. prior conceptions about a subject and facilitate the necessary processes of conceptual change and development. Finally, when one looks at science as a process of participation in the culture of scientific practice, attention is drawn to the ways in which children’s individual cultural and social backgrounds can, on one hand, create barriers to science participation and learning due to possible conflicts of cultural norms or practices with those of science, and, on the other hand, provide opportunities for contributions, particularly from students from nonmainstream cultures, that enrich the discourse in the science classroom. One also sees a range of practices, such as model building and data representation, that each in itself is a specific skill and thus needs to be incorporated and taught in science classrooms.

Students take some … Read more