Departmental Conferences - Astronomy

Myers, George W. (1904) Departmental Conferences - Astronomy. In: Proceedings of the Seventeenth Educational Conference of the Academies and High Schools Affiliating or Co-operating with the University of Chicago.

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Abstract

The principal paper read was that of Professor G. W. Myers, of the University of Chicago School of Education, on "The Neglect of Astronomy in the High School." Numerous species of apparatus, constructed in part by the members of a highschool class, were shown to illustrate the points emphasized in the paper. In the discussion which followed the argument was strongly brought forward that under the present conditions the teacher could not afford to put so much time into the building of apparatus and into out-of-door observations as required.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
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Depositing User: Mr Saeed Salimpour
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2018 04:54
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2018 09:10
URI: http://istardb.org/id/eprint/1930

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