Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape: Summary of a Summit
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National Academies Press
Given the increasing importance of community colleges in the U.S. STEM education system, the National Research Council of the National Academies and the Carnegie Academy for Science Education of the Carn- egie Institution for Science hosted the Summit on Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape on December 15, 2011.2 The event was hosted by the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington, DC, with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The results of that summit are presented in this report.
Workforce development; Teaching introductory courses; Teaching the undergraduate STEM major