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Testing the science testers

Naturevolume 352pages369370 (1991) | Download Citation


The new national curriculum for England and Wales includes the testing of the scientific ability of seven-year olds. But the tests themselves show evidence of scientific illiteracy.

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  1. Cambridge Institute of Education, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, CB2 2BX, UK

    • Mary Jane Drummond


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