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Summary

The National Science Resources Center is established as a joint project of the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academy of Sciences. The center is created to improve the teaching of pre-college mathematics and science by creating a curriculum resource center and information data base, developing resource materials for teachers, and offering a program of leadership-development activities.

Subject

  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • National Science Resources Center

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1987. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988, p. 22.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "Robert McC. Adams Chronology."

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1985

Topic

  • New Programs
  • Education
  • Cooperation
  • Teaching

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