Events: The Robert C. Barnard Environmental Lecture
Climate Change Science and the Utility of Assessments
Dr. James J. McCarthy
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Biological Oceanography
When Lisa Suben went back to school as part of a AAAS-sponsored program to train middle school teachers in mathematics, she recalled being “a little skeptical of the idea that I would become a better teacher by spending time as a student.”
A National Science Foundation (NSF) program designed to increase the number of students receiving post-secondary computer science degrees, with special emphasis on underrepresented minorities, has found dramatic success, says a AAAS report.