Available Tools, Option D:
Features of Science for All Americans
and Benchmarks for Science Literacy

Estimated Time: 30 minutes.

Overview: This option describes the substance and organization of SFAA and Benchmarks, identifies the major features of these tools, and along the way indicates some common misconceptions about Project 2061 and its tools. This option is appropriate for participants who are unfamiliar with the tools and are encountering them for the first time. It can also be combined with other options in this section for a 1-hour talk. Participants who already have a general understanding of Project 2061 and its work may also benefit from this more in-depth introduction to SFAA and Benchmarks. The option is best used in one-day or longer workshops.

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