TITLE

U.S. News and World Report Releases List of Best High Schools for Math and Science

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
NSTA Express;10/3/2011, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Pamphlet
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the journal "News and World Report" has released the list of best high schools for math and science in the U.S. which includes High Technology High School, Pacific Collegiate School, and International Community School.
ACCESSION #
66665690

 

Related Articles

  • RESIDENT SCIENTISTS' INSTRUCTIONAL PRACTICE AND THEIR PERCEIVED BENEFITS AND DIFFICULTIES OF INQUIRY IN SCHOOLS. Mumba, Frackson; Mejia, William F.; Chabalengula, Vivien Mweene; Mbewe, Simeon // Journal of Baltic Science Education;2010, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p187 

    This study determined the nature of the laboratory activities undertaken by Resident Scientists in high schools through a science education outreach project. This study also attempted to determine Resident Scientists' perceived benefits and difficulties of students doing inquiry science...

  • Project Based Learning: Initiating Food Science at the Secondary Level with Industry Input. Edgar, Don // Agricultural Education Magazine;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p26 

    The article offers the author's insights on the application of project-based learning for the implementation of food science program in secondary education. Topics discussed include the Arkansas' Springdale High School's advisors, the Chicago School of Agricultural Science, and a project on...

  • AGI Report on Status of Earth Science.  // NSTA Express;10/28/2013, p1 

    The article offers information on a report from the Center for Geoscience Education and Public Understanding at the American Geosciences Institute entitled "Earth and Space Sciences Education in U.S. Secondary Schools: Key Indicators and Trends." The report reveals that earth science education...

  • Where Science Is Cool. Hopkins, Katy; Kim, Mallie Jane; Koebler, Jason // U.S. News Digital Weekly;10/28/2011, Vol. 3 Issue 43, p14 

    The article presents the Best U.S. High Schools for Math and Science. It relates the achievements of High Technology High School in New Jersey including placing fifth in the National Science Bowl competition. It cites the statistics for Mission San Jose High School in California which enrolls...

  • Equipping the Nation's Future Innovators. Fried, Becky // Whitehouse Blog;2013, p190 

    A blog post about the call of U.S. President Barack Obama to the country's high schools to partner with colleges and employers, and create classes that focus on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects is presented.

  • National Survey of STEM High Schools' Curricular and Instructional Strategies and Practices. Forman, Jennifer; Gubbins, Elizabeth Jean; Villanueva, Merzili; Massicotte, Cindy; Callahan, Carolyn; Tofel-Grehl, Colby // NCSSSMST Journal;2015, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p8 

    The article focuses on a study which examines the curricular and instructional strategies and practices of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) high schools in the U.S.

  • Comparative Analysis of the Presentation of the Nature of Science in U.S. High School Biology and Korea High School Science Textbooks. Lee, Young H. // National Teacher Education Journal;Spring2014, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p11 

    The aim of this study was to conduct a content analysis to compare the presentation of the four themes of the nature of science in the first chapter of four U.S. high school biology textbooks and five Korea high school general science textbooks with the modified four themes of the nature of...

  • Best High Schools for Math and Science. Smart, Tim // U.S. News Digital Weekly;9/30/2011, Vol. 3 Issue 39, p14 

    The article focuses on "U.S. News Digital Weekly's" first Best High Schools for Math and Science ranking. The criteria for qualifying are explained. High Technology High School in Lincroft, New Jersey is named as the top-performing math and science school. District superintendent Tim McCorkell...

  • The Need for Computer Science. Margolis, Jane; Goode, Joanna; Bernier, David // Educational Leadership;Feb2011, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p68 

    The article discusses the decrease in the number of computer science education programs in high schools in the U.S. and argues that the critical thinking and analytical skills learned through computer science courses can be applied across the curriculum. It focuses on the efforts of the authors...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics