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Obama's Science Advisers Look at Reform of Schools

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Science  30 Oct 2009:
Vol. 326, Issue 5953, pp. 654
DOI: 10.1126/science.326_654b

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Confident that its opinions will be welcomed by the Obama Administration, the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) has launched a study of how best to improve U.S. science education. The goal is a quick-turnaround analysis to help guide U.S. policy on ways to raise student test scores and provide higher-octane fuel to run the nation's innovation system.