Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century

Publisher: The National Academies Press
Publication Year: 2018
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Resource Summary: This report examines the current state of U.S. graduate STEM education and explores how the system might best respond to ongoing developments in the conduct of research on evidence-based teaching practices and in the needs and interests of its students and the broader society it seeks to serve. This resource is for the primary stakeholders in the U.S. STEM enterprise, including federal and state policymakers, public and private funders, institutions of higher education, their administrators and faculty, leaders in business and industry, and the students the system is intended to educate.

Change Forces
  • Changing Demographics
  • Competition for Specialized Skills
  • Workforce Evolution
  • Workforce Transitions
  • Aligning Skills to Needs
  • Workforce Management