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NCLB Could Alter Science Teaching

author: Sean Cavanagh
description: As science testing looms, some challenge hands-on learning. In 2007, NCLB will force districts to start testing students in science, a requirement that has proactive educators exploring which is the better approach to science instruction, hands-on "discovery" learning or direct instruction. The National Science Teachers Association advocates a blend of both. Education Week (free registration)
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published in: Education Week
published: November 10, 2004
posted to site: 11/30/2004