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110 2  National Academy of Engineering.|bCommittee on Standards 
       for K-12 Engineering Education. 
245 10 Standards for K-12 engineering education? /|cCommittee on 
       Standards for K-12 Engineering Education, National Academy
       of Engineering of the National Academies. 
260    Washington, D.C. :|bNational Academies Press,|c©2010. 
300    1 online resource (xii, 148 pages) 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references. 
505 0  Introduction -- Arguments for and against content 
       standards for K-12 engineering education -- Leveraging 
       existing standards to improve K-12 engineering education -
       - Conclusions and recommendations. 
520    "The goal of this study was to assess the value and 
       feasibility of developing and implementing content 
       standards for engineering education at the K-12 level. 
       Content standards have been developed for three 
       disciplines in STEM education--science, technology, and 
       mathematic--but not for engineering. To date, a small but 
       growing number of K-12 students are being exposed to 
       engineering-related materials, and limited but intriguing 
       evidence suggests that engineering education can stimulate
       interest and improve learning in mathematics and science 
       as well as improve understanding of engineering and 
       technology. Given this background, a reasonable question 
       is whether standards would improve the quality and 
       increase the amount of teaching and learning of 
       engineering in K-12 education. The book concludes that, 
       although it is theoretically possible to develop standards
       for K-12 engineering education, it would be extremely 
       difficult to ensure their usefulness and effective 
       implementation. This conclusion is supported by the 
       following findings: (1) there is relatively limited 
       experience with K-12 engineering education in U.S. 
       elementary and secondary schools, (2) there is not at 
       present a critical mass of teachers qualified to deliver 
       engineering instruction, (3) evidence regarding the impact
       of standards-based educational reforms on student learning
       in other subjects, such as mathematics and science, is 
       inconclusive, and (4) there are significant barriers to 
       introducing stand-alone standards for an entirely new 
       content area in a curriculum already burdened with 
       learning goals in more established domains of study."--
       Publisher's description. 
588 0  Print version record. 
650  0 Engineering|xStudy and teaching (Elementary)|zUnited 
       States. 
650  0 Engineering|xStudy and teaching (Secondary)|zUnited 
       States. 
650  7 EDUCATION|xTeaching Methods & Materials|xScience & 
       Technology.|2bisacsh 
650  7 Engineering|xStudy and teaching (Elementary)|2fast
       |0(OCoLC)fst00910430 
650  7 Engineering|xStudy and teaching (Secondary)|2fast
       |0(OCoLC)fst00910439 
651  7 United States.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01204155 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aNational Academy of Engineering. 
       Committee on Standards for K-12 Engineering Education.
       |tStandards for K-12 engineering education?|dWashington, 
       D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2010|z0309160154
       |w(OCoLC)671498727 
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990    eBooks on EBSCOhost|bEBSCO eBook Subscription Academic 
       Collection - North America|c2021-05-21|yAdded to 
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990    ProQuest ebrary|bebrary Academic Complete|c2017-08-11
       |yRemoved from collection ebrary.ebooks|5MTU 
990    ProQuest ebrary|bebrary Academic Complete|c2017-04-20|5MTU
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       Collection - North America|c2016-08-05|yMaster record 
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