Resources

STEM Education Coalition Fact Sheets and Messaging on STEM Education Issues

Source:  Brookings Institution

Source: Brookings Institution

Other Sources for STEM Education Information:

Pre-2013 Panels, Commissions, and Reports, STEM Education

November 2012: Congressional Research Service: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education: A Primer

March 2012: U.S. Council on Foreign Relations: U.S. Education Reform and National Security

January 2012: National Science Board: Science and Engineering Indicators 2012

October 20, 2011: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce: STEM Webinar

September 7, 2011: Microsoft Releases National Survey Findings on How to Inspire the Next Generation of Doctors, Scientists, Software Developers and Engineers

July 2011: U.S. Department of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration Report on STEM: Good Jobs Now and for the Future

July 2008: Tapping America ’s Potential: Gaining Momentum, Losing Ground

June, 2008: High School Level STEM Initiatives in the States

May 2008: Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, Attrition of Public School Mathematics and Science Teachers Issue Brief

April 2, 2008: Rowing Together Panel Briefing on Science Generation, A National Imperative, An American Museum of Natural History Summit

March 2008: The National Mathematics Advisory Panel, Foundations for Success

January 22, 2008: Congressional Research Service Report for Congress, America COMPETES Act: Programs, Funding, and Selected Issues

2007: Business-Higher Education Forum, An American Imperative, Transforming the Recruitment, Retention, and Renewal of Our nation’s Mathematics and Science Teaching Workforce

2007: A Report from Public Agenda: Important, but Not for Me, Parents and Students in Kansas and Missouri Talk About Math, Science and Technology Education

2007: National Academy of Sciences: Is America Falling Off the Flat Earth?

2007: Bayer: Science for a Better Life, United States of America, Bridging the Diversity Gap in Science and Engineering: Introducing STEM Industries to K-12 Best Practice programs Highlights Report

2007: Population Reference Bureau: U.S. Population Data Sheet: A Profile of the Labor Force with a Focus on Scientists and Engineers

2007: State Indicators of Science and Mathematics Education

2007: Educational Testing Service, Policy Information Report: America’s Perfect Storm Three Forces Changing Our Nation’s Future

October 30, 2007: The Urban Institute, Urban Institute Report Assess Science and Engineering in America: Houston, Do We REALLY Have a Problem Here?

October 30, 2007: National Science Board Commission on 21st Century Education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

October 1, 2007: National Science Board: A National Action Plan For Addressing the Critical Needs of the U.S. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education System

September, 2007: The Council of Chief State School Officers, 50-State Analysis of the Preparation of Teachers and the Conditions for Teaching, Results from the NCES Schools and Staffing Survey

August, 2007: The National Math and Science Initiative, Bringing Government, Corporations, Foundations and Educators Together to Improve STEM Education

June 20-21, 2007: Preparing STEM Teachers: The Key to Global Competitiveness

May 2007: Academic Competitiveness Council (U.S. Department of Education)

Apr. 23, 2007: CRS Report for Congress, Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Education: Status and Issues

February 2007: Research America , Americans Support Bridging the Sciences

January 2007: NRC Report: Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in K-8

2006-2007: National Governors Association: Innovation America

December 2006-January 2007: The National Science Teachers Association’s Gerry F. Wheeler, Educational Leadership, Strategies for Science Education Reform

2006: Project Kaleidoscope, Report on Reports II, Transforming America’s Scientific and Technological Infrastructure Recommendations for Urgent Action

2006: Reality Check, A Public Agenda Initiative to Build Momentum for Improving American Schools

2006: Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA): Science Competencies for Tomorrow’s World Volume 1: Analysis & Volume 2: Data

Dec. 6, 2006: The Center for the Future of Teaching and Learning, California ’s Teaching Force 2006: Key Issues and Trends

November 2006: A Policy Statement of the Council of Chief State School Officers, Mathematics and Science Education Task Force Report and Recommendations

December 6, 2006: The American Council on Education: Poll Reveals Gap Between Public and Policy-Makers on U.S. Competitiveness and Math and Science Education

October 2006: What Works Best in Science & Mathematics Education, A Report on the National Science Foundation’s Urban Systemic Program

October 2006: What the Data Tell Us About Shortages of Mathematics and Science Teachers, by Richard M. Ingersoll and David Perda http://nctaf.org.zeus.silvertech.net/documents/WhattheDataTellUsAboutShortages.pdf

June 2006-October 2006: Council of Chief State School Officers Mathematics and Science Education Task Force Report and Recommendations

May, 2006: National Assessment of Educational Progress In Science: 2005 “Nation’s Report Card”

February 2006: Are We Losing Our Edge? By Michael D. Lemonick

February 2006: National Science Board, America ‘s Pressing Challenge — Building a Stronger Foundation

2005: Systems for State Science Assessment, Mark R. Wilson and Meryl W. Bertenthal, Editors, Committee on Test Design for K-12 Science Achievement, National Research Council

2005: A Commitment to America ’s Future: Responding to the Crisis in Mathematics and Science Education

2005: State Indicators of Science and Mathematics Education, The Council of Chief State School Officers

October 12, 2005: National Academy of Sciences: Rising Above the Gathering Storm

October 5, 2004: No Time to Waste: The Vital Role of College and university Leaders in Improving Science and Mathematics Education, United States Department of Education

June 2004: Sustaining the Nation’s Innovation Ecosystem Report on Maintaining the Strength of Our Science & Engineering Capabilities, President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology Workforce/Education Subcommittee

December 2004: 2003 Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS)

December 2004: Council on Competitiveness, National Innovation Initiative (NII), Innovate America Report, December 2004.

May 2004: The Bayer Facts of Science Education X: Are the Nation’s Colleges and Universities Adequately Preparing Elementary Schoolteachers of Tomorrow to Teach Science?, Market Research Institute Inc.

2003: Learning for the Future: Changing the Culture of math and Science Education to Ensure a Competitive Workforce, A Statement by the Research and Policy Committee of the Committee for Economic Development

2003: State Indicators of Science and Mathematics Education 2003, The Council of Chief State School Officers

September 2003: Is There Really a Teacher Shortage? By Richard M. Ingersoll

August 2003: National Science Board, The Science and Engineering Workforce: Realizing America ’s Potential

March 2003: The Merck Institute for Science Education: A Successful Intermediary for Education Reform, The Consortium for Policy Research in Education Report

2002: The Talent Imperative: Meeting America’s challenge in science and engineering, ASAP from BEST (Building Engineering & Science Talent)

January 8, 2002: No Child Left Behind, Public Law 107-110, Section 9101(23)

December 2001: Report of the 2000 National Survey of Science and Mathematics Education from Horizon Research, Inc.

2000: A report to the Nation from The Commission on Mathematics and Science Teaching for the 21st Century

1996: National Research Council Report on National Science Education Standards

September 1996: The National Commission Report on Teaching & America’s Future