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Author National Research Council (U.S.)

Title NASA's elementary and secondary education program : review and critique / National Research Council
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 146 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Front Matter""; ""Foreword""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""List of Tables, Figures, and Boxes""; ""Executive Summary""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 NASA�s Education Programs""; ""3 The Federal Context for Education""; ""4 Analysis of NASA�s K-12 Education Portfolio""; ""5 Program Evaluation""; ""6 Conclusions and Recommendations""; ""References""; ""Appendixes""; ""Appendix A: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members and Staff""; ""Appendix B: Acronyms""
Summary "This report focuses on NASA's K-12 education activities, as mandated by congressional language in the 2005 reauthorizing legislation for the agency"--Introduction (p. 11)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-137)
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Subject United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Aeronautics -- Education (Elementary) -- United States.
Aeronautics -- Education (Secondary) -- United States.
Astronautics -- Education (Elementary) -- United States.
Astronautics -- Education (Secondary) -- United States.
Genre/Form Computer network resources
Form Electronic book
Author Feder, Michael A., 1977-
Quinn, Helen R.
Schweingruber, Heidi A.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee for the Review and Evaluation of NASA's Precollege Education Program.
LC no. 2008299091
ISBN 0309115523 (electronic bk.)
9780309115520 (electronic bk.)