We Need a Corps of Earth Science Educators
Discussions about improving how we teach earth science in the United States have been going on for at least a century. It is time for the earth science community to try a new strategy.
20 A Victory for Earth Science
How a group of determined people in North Carolina worked 15 years to make earth science
a graduation requirement in the state's high schools.
Mary E. Watson and William Tucci
24 Earth Science in Texas: A Progress Report
Last year, Texas earth scientists discovered that their state school board had taken earth science out of the curriculum. The geoscience community quickly mobilized.
Edward C. Roy
Cornerstones of the Revolution in Earth Science Education
Educators are working to ensure that earth science is taught well and that every student has a chance to learn it.
Michael J. Smith
14 GEOSCIENCE EDUCATION
48 GEOLOGIC COLUMN
2 From the Editor
4 Letters: Perspectives from readers
26 Where on Earth?
30 Benchmarks: Looking back in Geotimes
31 Energy & Resources
32 Society Page: News from geoscience societies
36 Geomedia: Sarah Andrews reviews Death Assemblage
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