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Friday, January 8 • 16:30 - 17:30
Keynote: Challenges and new directions in science education (LIVE RECORD)

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What are the challenges that confront science education and how might they be addressed? In this presentation, I will outline why learning science is difficult and demanding. Nevertheless, societies increasingly want more than the acquisition of knowledge and understanding – particularly in a context where evaluating scientific expertise is ever more important. In this talk drawing on my work for the US curriculum and OECD PISA program, I will outline what those demands are and how they might be met.

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Jonathan Osborne

Professor, Stanford University, Graduate School of Education
My career started by teaching science in London comprehensives in 1972 for 9 years.  Curently I am the Kamalachari Professor in Science Education, Emeritus, in the Graduate School of Education, Stanford University in California but now back in the UK. I was President of the US National... Read More →

Friday January 8, 2021 16:30 - 17:30 GMT
Room 1
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