science fairs (fwd)
ejohnson at cs.indiana.edu
Mon Jul 17 08:12:16 EST 1995
I wanted to clarify something I posted earlier:
> >For one perspective on science fairs, read "Among Schoolchildren"
> >by Tracy Kidder. It's about a year in the life of a teacher and her
> >class in an urban Massachusetts school. Her chapter on
> >the disparity of resources for kids in a science fair is quite
> >moving. After the fair, she swore never to participate in another.
Tracy Kidder is a male author. The teacher was female and she is
the one who swore not to do another science fair. I hadn't realized
how confusing my post was until someone pointed it out.
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