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Pete Smith's Cartoons of Genius - The teaching of Science

Our Zoology course was a disaster. We had a huge mass of facts to learn and regurgitate. Instead of a celebration of life it was a boring memory test. 65 more words

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SCIENCE EDUCATION

INTRODUCTION:

Science education is the field concerned with sharing science content and process with individuals not traditionally considered part of the scientific community.

Learners include children, college students, or adults within the general public; the field of science education comprises of work in science content, science process (the scientific method), some social science, and some teaching… 251 more words

Defination Of Science Education

Phenomenal World: Juliana and Homer Schamp Memorial Scholarship seeks to inspire the next generation of teachers

Think back to the science classes you took as a child. What do you remember about them? Did you watch a caterpillar spin a cocoon and emerge a butterfly, or a tadpole grow into a frog? 659 more words

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Nanotechnology- Human life and Possibilities

Nanotechnology is the engineering of molecularly precise structures and, ultimately, molecular machines, basically conducted at the nanoscale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers. The prefix “nano-” refers to the scale of these constructions, meaning one billionth in science.   628 more words

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AIMS OF SCIENCE EDUCATION – What do we want children to learn?

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” – Carl Sagan

In my view, this simple sentence suggests profound meaning from which we can draw the aims of a good science education: 1,152 more words

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Children DOING Science, Being Scientists!

I recently met 15-year-old Katie while she was on a family vacation in Tobago and I was there doing a Fellowship/EcoExpedition this summer.  While her family was there for a month, Katie and her parents had looked into opportunities for her to connect with the Marine Scientists at… 772 more words

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