National science standards likely to ...

National science standards likely to raise 'ruckus'

There are 5 comments on the Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter story from Apr 9, 2013, titled National science standards likely to raise 'ruckus'. In it, Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter reports that:

Brandy Sterner, left, works with students in an honors chemistry lab at Mountain View High School in Mesa, Ariz., last month.

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LessHypeMoreFact

Toronto, Canada

#1 Apr 9, 2013
I saw a 'second chance' entry exam for University students once a few years ago. I was appalled, truly. The questions were worthy of ninth grade classes and this is University entrance??

US education standards at PUBLIC institutions really really have to be improved.
PHD

Thornton, TX

#2 Apr 10, 2013
Margaret Honey, president and CEO of the New York Hall of Science, a hands-on science museum in Queens, N.Y., said an information-rich age requires that science teachers teach children "how to learn and how to be discerning" about information.
So who will teach the teachers? All they know is scientific science fiction. See they really really don't know.
LessHypeMoreFact

Toronto, Canada

#3 Apr 10, 2013
PHD wrote:
Margaret Honey, president and CEO of the New York Hall of Science, a hands-on science museum in Queens, N.Y., said an information-rich age requires that science teachers teach children "how to learn and how to be discerning" about information.
So who will teach the teachers? All they know is scientific science fiction. See they really really don't know.
You are an excellent example of the failure of the US education system.
PHD

Thornton, TX

#4 Apr 10, 2013
LessHypeMoreFact wrote:
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You are an excellent example of the failure of the US education system.
Your the excellant example of the one child left behind program from Canada.
PHD

Thornton, TX

#5 Apr 10, 2013
LessHypeMoreFact wrote:
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You are an excellent example of the failure of the US education system.
You are an excellent example of the one child left behind program that post from Canada.

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