Synopsis by Alice Day
In this installment in the Learning That Works: Science in the Real World series, three high school science programs in close alliances with the corporate world are featured. Learning That Works: Science in the Real World -- Lessons From the Field looks at the Field Biology Program at Crescent Valley High School in Corvallis, OR; the Medical Thematic Program at John Hay High School and the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH; and the Marine Academy of Science and Technology at Sandy Hook, NJ. Applied learning puts an emphasis on a hands-on education process that offers benefits to both student and community.
biology, high-school, research, scientist, teacher