References Related to excellence & equity
in science, Math & Engineering Education


There’s a video posted of a talk I recently gave on UW campus about “Pathways to Excellence and Equity in Science, Math & Engineering Education.” Here are some references that I made during the talk.

Research Consensus volumes

How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience and School

How Students Learn: History, Mathematics, and Science in the Classroom

Preparing Teachers for a Changing World: What Teachers Should Learn and Be Able to Do

America’s Lab Report: Investigations in High School Science

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

Ready, Set, SCIENCE! (practitioner volume)

Learning In and Out of School in Diverse Environments: Life-long, Life-wide, Life-deep

Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future


The Black-White Test Score Gap

Standards-Based Reform and the Poverty Gap

Radical Equations: Civil Rights from Mississippi to the Algebra Projects

Teaching Science for Social Justice

Internet Environments for Science Education

What’s Math Got to Do With It: Helping Children Learn to Love Their Least Favorite Subject—And Why It’s Important for America

Research Articles

The Silent Epidemic (about the High-School Drop-Out Epidemic)

The status of science education in the Bay Area: Research brief

The educational opportunities of contemporary controversies in science

Planning Early for Careers in Science

PRojects & Groups

Everyday Science & Technology Group

Web-Based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE)

Expanding the Community of Mathematics Learners (ECML)

Learning in Informal and Formal Environments (LIFE) Science of Learning Center