The National Academies Press

STEM Education Collection

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are cultural achievements that reflect our humanity, power our economy, and constitute fundamental aspects of our lives that contribute to our nation's competitiveness. This collection considers difference school models of STEM education, highlights research on effective STEM education practices, and identifies conditions that promote and limit school success in STEM. These reports are essential for all educators, policy makers, decision makers in school districts, government agencies, curriculum developers, and parent and education advocacy groups.

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States (2013)

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STEM Integration in K-12 Education: Status, Prospects, and an Agenda for Research (2014)

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Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century (2012)

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A Framework for K-12 Science Education: Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas (2012)

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Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in Grades K-8 (2007)

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Learning Science in Informal Environments: People, Places, and Pursuits (2009)

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Ready, Set, SCIENCE!: Putting Research to Work in K-8 Science Classrooms (2007)

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Surrounded by Science: Learning Science in Informal Environments (2010)

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Learning Science Through Computer Games and Simulations (2011)

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Adapting to a Changing World--Challenges and Opportunities in Undergraduate Physics Education (2013)

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Changing the Conversation: Messages for Improving Public Understanding of Engineering (2008)

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Engineering in K-12 Education: Understanding the Status and Improving the Prospects (2009)

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The Engineer of 2020: Visions of Engineering in the New Century (2004)

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Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (2011)

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Monitoring Progress Toward Successful K-12 STEM Education: A Nation Advancing? (2013)

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Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads (2011)

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Science Professionals: Master's Education for a Competitive World (2008)

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The Mathematical Sciences in 2025 (2013)

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Adding It Up: Helping Children Learn Mathematics (2001)

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Mathematics Learning in Early Childhood: Paths Toward Excellence and Equity (2009)

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