Browse by Subject "Science education"

  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Graber, Kim (2007-02-03)
    The projects developed by the research teams foster inquiry and leadership for the improvement of student learning and reflective teaching. They expand conceptions of learning and teaching by linking to the community, ...

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  • Comstock, Sharon; Bruce, Bertram C.; Harnisch, Delwyn (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2003-06)
    This session trains teachers and learners in the Inquiry Page, a free, web-based, knowledge-building tool that facilitates and fosters real-world application of inquiry-based learning across subject areas (www.inquiry.uiuc.edu). ...

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  • Won, Mihye (2010-01-06)
    To understand the issues of inquiry-based education, I adopted John Dewey’s theory of inquiry as the analytical framework to examine science learning activities, students’ interactions, and education standards. Educators ...

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  • Buell, James; Harnisch, Delwyn; Bruce, Bertram C.; Comstock, Sharon; Braatz, Richard D. (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2004-06)
    Twenty-first century technologies are enabling new kinds of collaboration between university-based scientists and K-12 science teachers, while also providing researchers with new windows on cross-institutional collaborative ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Weissman, Michael; Novak, Michael (Illinois Science Teachers Association, 1997-06)
    This article reports our evaluation of the highly-successful outreach program of the Physics Department at the University of Illinois, which is designed for teachers and students in grades K through 12. Our evaluation shows ...

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  • Thakkar, Umesh; Bruce, Bertram C.; Harnisch, Delwyn; Comstock, Sharon; Moore, Steve; Jakobsson, Eric (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2003-06)
    This paper will describe the lessons learned from a research project sponsored by NSF that involves graduate teaching fellows in K-12 education programs. Themes emerging from our sites will be shared that includes the role ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Bruce, Susan; Conrad, Rebecca L.; Huang, Hui-Ju (Wiley Periodicals, Inc., 1997-01)
    Project SEARCH (Science Education and Research for CHildren) is an outreach program designed to teach science and to foster positive attitudes toward science. Through the project, university science students bring ...

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  • Bruce, Susan; Bruce, Bertram C. (Greenwood Publishing Group, 2002)
    Project SEARCH (Science Education and Research for Children) has brought these undergraduate students here today. It is an outreach program designed to bring the science resources of a large research university to ...

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  • Gabric, Kathleen; Comstock, Sharon; Moore, Steve; Harnisch, Delwyn; Shope, Ron; Bruce, Bertram C.; Buell, James (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, 2004-06)
    This paper is based on thick data collected over two years in science classrooms across the state of Illinois, with a focus on one high school biology educator and visiting scientist fellow team. Both were participants in ...

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