Resources, models, and theory in the improvement of research in science education


  • An address prepared for the Green Meadows Conference, Nov. 2, 1965. Reprinted with permission from John S. Richardson and Robert W. Howe, “The Role of Centers for Science Education in the Production, Demonstration, and Dissemination of Research” (Cooperative Research Project No. Y-002, Supported by the Cooperative Research Program of the Office of Education, U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare under Contract No. OE 5–10–335), The Ohio State University Research Foundation, Columbus, Ohio, 1966


Research in science education is an interdisciplinary effort, fully meriting the allocation of university resources and the serious effort of able scholars.