Research and Presentations - Education
(1984)Taking the view that school subjects and teaching practices are assemblages of socio-technical comstructions, I explore the utility of the terms associated with technical invention and innovation in understanding curricular ...
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(2017)Four methods were developed for teaching high school students how to better understand the diagrams in their biology textbooks. The 4 workbooks instantiate these methods: Conventions of Diagrams, Self-Explanation in Diagrams, ...
(2017)With funding from the US Department of Education, we created a Combined Cognitive & Motivational Support intervention for STEM Learning. The intervention materials are available here for download as a Blackboard module, ...
(American Psychological Association, 2007)A significant proportion of American high school students struggle with reading comprehension. Theoretical models of reading comprehension might help researchers understand these difficulties, because they can point to ...
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(2016-04-15)The Next Generation Science Standards emphasize engaging students in the practice of constructing explanations using disciplinary core ideas such as the structure of matter. Research has identified that students have ...