Tilghman: Time for NIH, Universities to Step Up

In a live chat hosted by Science Careers, NIH Biomedical Workforce Working Group co-chair Shirley Tilghman outlined her committee's recommendations.

Full-text access for registered users only. Existing users login here.
New to GenomeWeb? Register here quickly for free access.

We have a glut of highly

We have a glut of highly trained PhD scientists. We have a dearth of well-trained science educators in the public school systems. Why not make an incentive to re-train these scientists as science educators? Teach STEM for America!

Yes!

Yes!

Seth Godin sums the crisis up

Seth Godin sums the crisis up pretty well in "Stop Stealing Dreams: What is school for?" Free copies in various formats are available here: http://www.squidoo.com/stop-stealing-dreams