Advancing Scientific Research in Education

Advancing Scientific Research in Education

By: Committee on Research in Education (author), National Academy of Sciences (author), National Research Council (author), Center for Education (author), Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education (author), Lisa Towne (editor), Tina M. Winters (editor), Lauress L. Wise (editor)Paperback

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Transforming education into an evidence-based field depends in no small part on a strong base of scientific knowledge to inform educational policy and practice. Advancing Scientific Research in Education makes select recommendations for strengthening scientific education research and targets federal agencies, professional associations, and universitiesa "particularly schools of educationa "to take the lead in advancing the field.

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Lisa Towne, Lauress L. Wise, and Tina M. Winters, Editors, Committee on Research in Education, National Research Council


1 Front Matter; 2 Executive Summary; 3 1 Introduction; 4 2 Promoting Quality; 5 3 Building the Knowledge Base; 6 4 Enhancing Professional Development; 7 5 Summary and Conclusion; 8 References; 9 Appendix A Workshop Agendas; 10 Appendix B Understanding and Promoting Knowledge Accumulation: Summary of Workshop Key Points; 11 Appendix C Biographical Sketches of Committee Members and Staff

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780309093217
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 136
  • ID: 9780309093217
  • ISBN10: 030909321X

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