Thursday, December 26, 2013

Favorite comments of '13, cont: David Foster

On "Students will Plan an investigation to provide evidence that the change in an object’s motion depends on the sum of the forces on the object and the mass of the object"

David Foster said...

"Use a computational model to make an evidence-based forecast of the current rate of global or regional climate change and associated impacts on other Earth systems."

Wow. They're going to have to know calculus...maybe even partial differential equations--as well as physics, chemistry, and meteorology and computer programming. Must be more going on in the schools than we thought!

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