Perspectives on Science Education:
A Leadership Seminar
Rodger W. Bybee and
Stephen L. Pruitt
Presented in the form of a stimulating seminar, authors Rodger Bybee and Stephen Pruitt are two of science education's most prominent thought leaders. Written in a conversational style, the authors encourage science educators on how to face the challenges and provide leadership for education reform.
The book begins with an introduction to perspectives, challenges, standards, and leadership-themes that weave throughout the book and then covers current issues and topics in education, such as standards and leadership, curriculum programs, professional development, and assessment and accountability. Each chapter also includes an essay from one of the authors covering his personal perspective on the topic at hand. Perspectives on Science Education is certain to launch professional conversations that will contribute to a deeper understanding of science education and strengthen your desire and ability to lead.