UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine

School of Veterinary Medicine


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WHY DISSECTION? Appendices
Tables and Resources

TABLE 4-1. EDUCATIONAL TESTING
TABLE 5-1 .  EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS AND FRAMEWORKS
TABLE 6-1 . LAWS AND REGULATIONS: Biology and Health Instruction; Impacts on Funding for Science Education; Students’ Participation in Dissection; Animal Welfare and Use of Animals or Specimens in Classrooms
TABLE 7-1 . ORGANIZATIONS PROVIDING INFORMATION ON ALTERNATIVE TEACHING RESOURCES
TABLE 7-2 . LOAN LIBRARIES FOR TEACHING RESOURCES
TABLE 10-1 . TEACHING RESOURCES
TABLE 11-1 . DATABASES FOR TEACHING ALTERNATIVES
TABLE 11-2 . RESEARCH BIBLIOGRAPHY ON DISSECTION AND ALTERNATIVES IN TEACHING

TABLE 6-1. LAWS AND REGULATIONS: Biology and Health Instruction; Budgeting for Education; Dissection of Animals by Students; Animal Welfare

a. Legislation and Policy on Biology and Health Instruction

Health Research Extension Act of 1985

State-level School Health Policies

Health Framework for California Public Schools

Health Promotion Disease Prevention 5-8

Health Promotion Disease Prevention 9-12

National Health Education Standards
National Health Education Standards - for Students

 

b. Legislative Impacts on Funding for Science Education

No Child Left Behind Act
Table of Contents, Full Text
US Department of Education Overview
National Education Association View

NSTA Legislative News

 

c. Legislation regarding Students’ Participation in Dissection

Federal laws and regulations govern the use of animals in scientific inquiry

           Summary of US Dissection Laws  (NEAVS)
           International Dissection Laws and Policies (NEAVS)
           Student Choice Laws

State Legislation
Dissection Laws (HSUS)
Student Choice Laws (NAVS)
The Dissection Hotline  NAVS
State Laws and Legislation (Animalearn)

 

d. Legislation and Guidelines Regarding Animal Welfare and Use of
Animals or Specimens in Classrooms

Animal Welfare Act
Animal Welfare Act and Legislation (AWIC)
Animal Welfare Act, Regulations, and Standards (APHIS, USDA)

Health Research Extension Act of 1985
DHHS
. National Institutes of Health.
Public Law 99-158, November 20, 1985, "Animals In Research"

Code Federal Regulations Title 9: Animals and Animal Products
Electronic Code of Federal Regulations

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Animal Care Policy Manual

PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, 2002

1996 Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia

AAALAC


 

a Why Dissection? Animal Use in Education
L Hart, M Wood, and B Hart
2008, Greenwood Press, 240 pages

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February 26, 2010