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Global perspectives for local action

using TIMSS to improve U.S. mathematics and science education

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Third International Mathematics and Science Study.,
    • Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • Science -- Study and teaching -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesUsing TIMSS to improve U.S. mathematics and science education
      Statementa joint project of the Committee on Science Education K-12 and the Mathematical Sciences Education Board ; Continuing to Learn from TIMSS Committee, Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education, National Research Council.
      ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Science Education K-12., National Research Council (U.S.). Mathematical Sciences Education Board., Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education. Continuing to Learn from TIMSS Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQA13 .G56 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 90 p. :
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6885999M
      ISBN 100309065305
      LC Control Number00500618

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