Latest National Science Digital Library Stories

2012-05-22 02:17:12

Discipline-based education research (DBER) has generated insights that could help improve undergraduate education in science and engineering, but these findings have not yet prompted widespread changes in teaching practice, says a new report from the National Research Council.

2011-03-02 00:00:27

This week Secure Computing Environments (SCE) will be introducing their educational product, Interactivate + at Intel's Learning Series Summit that is being hosted at the Palazzo in Las Vegas NV.

2009-11-03 10:26:22

Nov 4 event on Capitol Hill features Soccer Robot Dogs, a shake table and other interactive demos

2008-08-26 03:00:20

By Payo, Robert Editor's Note: The National Science Digital Library (NSDL) K-12 Science Literacy Maps are being developed through a partnership with the University of Colorado at Boulder, Digital Learning Sciences, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and NSDL through funding provided by the National Science Foundation.

2008-08-07 15:00:46

The average college student spends almost $900 per year on textbooks, about 20% of tuition and fees at a four year public institution, and student spending on textbooks is growing at almost four times the rate of inflation, according to U.S.

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