The three social theoretical perspectives concerning education are Functionalism, Conflict Theory, and the Interpretivist Approach. A science teacher should obtain a degree in the same subject area they plan to teach in. To teach at the college level, a Master’s degree or Ph.D. is typically required. Ed Psych & Couns (Psychology) : Selected theories, models, and concepts relevant to planning and reflecting upon educational practice and improvement. The dual award of Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Education is a four-year program for intending secondary school teachers in mathematics or science. Bring the excitement of rocketry to your classroom with a new activity from the Education team at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Education and Outreach – A collection of educational materials for teachers, parents, and students featuring valuable learning tools on the varied aspects of agriculture, health, nutrition, and science. People talk of personal responsibility, but it never seems to apply to taking responsibility to make sure that the popular claims and judgments they repeat, and act upon, are really supported by sound research evidence. Dr. Stephen’s project titled Science and Environmental Engineering for Secondary (SEES) is a partnership between the Tehama County Department of Education (TCDE) and California State University, Chico. A sound grounding in science strengthens many of the skills that people use every day, like solving problems creatively, thinking critically, working cooperatively in teams, using technology effectively, and valuing life-long learning. The resources covered in the webinar address the Next Generation Science Standard PS4.
In philosophy, in religion and even in science man is the aim of all thinking and everything else is a means to achieve human satisfaction. Check out a new publication from Earth Observatory — EO Kids — bringing engaging science stories from Earth Observatory to a younger audience! Students study matter by engaging in inquiry and field/laboratory investigations using science processes, critical thinking and problem solving. NASA missions, STEM resources, curriculum, and integration of the Next Generation Science Standards will guide us through a storm” of classroom activities.
Out of state students seeking certification in their home state must review the requirements for licensure with their state education agency to determine if completion of the Curriculum and Instruction Master’s Degree with an emphasis in Mathematics Education or the Curriculum and Instruction Master’s Degree with an emphasis in Science Education will lead to licensure in their home state.
Functioning in accordance with general policies determined by the Academy, the Council has become the principal operating agency of both the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering in providing services to the government, the public, and the scientific and engineering communities.