Supporting large scale change in science education
Barry Fishman, UMSI professor of information and professor of education in the U-M School of Education, is serving as a co-principal investigator on this project that studies the best ways to provide professional development to educators of Advanced Placement high-school courses.
Start date: 9/15/2012
End date: 8/31/2016
Supporting Large Scale Change in Science Education: Understanding Professional Development and Adoption Variation Related to the Revised Advanced Placement Curriculum (PD-RAP), National Science Foundation: $375,001
The National Science Foundation is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…"