Show simple item record

dc.contributor.editorWeaver, Gabriela
dc.contributor.editorBurgess, Wilella
dc.date.accessioned2019-07-02 23:55
dc.date.accessioned2020-03-13 03:00:34
dc.date.accessioned2020-04-01T10:15:21Z
dc.date.available2020-04-01T10:15:21Z
dc.date.issued2015-10-15
dc.identifier1005135
dc.identifierOCN: 1135854905en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/24968
dc.description.abstractHigher education is coming under increasing scrutiny, both publically and within academia, with respect to its ability to appropriately prepare students for the careers that will make them competitive in the 21st-century workplace. At the same time, there is a growing awareness that many global issues will require creative and critical thinking deeply rooted in the technical STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) disciplines. Transforming Institutions brings together chapters from the scholars and leaders who were part of the 2011 and 2014 conferences. It provides an overview of the context and challenges in STEM higher education, contributed chapters describing programs and research in this area, and a reflection and summary of the lessons from the many authors’ viewpoints, leading to suggested next steps in the path toward transformation.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::J Society & social sciences::JN Education::JNF Educational strategies & policy
dc.subject.otherEngineering
dc.subject.otherUndergraduate
dc.subject.otherEducation
dc.subject.otherScience
dc.subject.otherTechnology
dc.titleTransforming Institutions
dc.title.alternativeUndergraduate STEM Education for the 21st Century
dc.typebook
oapen.relation.isPublishedBy3600efb5-b3a3-419f-9e4f-7a6094096815
oapen.relation.isFundedByb818ba9d-2dd9-4fd7-a364-7f305aef7ee9
oapen.relation.isbn9781557537249;9781557538550
oapen.collectionKnowledge Unlatched (KU)
oapen.grant.number102835
oapen.grant.programKU Select 2018: STEM Backlist Books
oapen.remark.public21-7-2020 - No DOI registered in CrossRef for ISBN 9781557537249
oapen.identifier.isbn9781557538550
grantor.number102835
oapen.identifier.ocn1135854905


Files in this item

Thumbnail

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record