This Workshop was organized by an External Steering Committee (ESC), whose names are given below, working with colleagues at the National Science Foundation (NSF) from the Directorate of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) and the Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE) of the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR). The ESC is especially grateful to Drs. Henry Blount (MPS/NSF) and James Lightbourne (DUE/NSF) for their support and encouragement in developing the Workshop and to the NSF for providing the generous resources needed to fund this project.
At Madison, we are grateful to colleagues in the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) and the NSF-funded National Institute for Science Education (NISE), directed by Dr. Andrew Porter, for providing additional support needed to organize the Workshop. In particular, we thank Patricia Blaschka, Jerry Grossman, Christine Lee, Sally Lesher, Ingrid Rosemeyer, Sandy Treptow, Paula White, and Sandy Yulke for their assistance with logistical issues. Ellen Dudley, Christine Lee, Ray Spiess and Sandy Yulke are acknowledged for assistance with developing this website. Daniel Seiter and Sandy Yulke are thanked for assistance with writing the Workshop Report.
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