S&T Committee (Commons): Science education from 14 to 19

01 February 2002


This statement outlines core principles regarding science education 14-19 and is submitted jointly by the following organisations:

  • The Association for Science Education;

  • The Institute of Biology;

  • The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications;

  • The Royal Society;

  • The Royal Society of Chemistry.

In addition to this statement, some of the organisations listed above may submit additional evidence to the Inquiry where this is pertinent to their particular remit or subject area. The organisations would respond positively to requests from the Committee to provide further oral or written evidence, either individually or as a consortium.