Education: Science Education

  • Representations of Nature of Science in School Science Textbooks: A Global Perspective book cover

    Representations of Nature of Science in School Science Textbooks

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine V. McDonald, Fouad Abd-El-Khalick

    Bringing together international research on nature of science (NOS) representations in science textbooks, the unique analyses presented in this volume provides a global perspective on NOS from elementary to college level and discusses the practical implications in various regions across the globe.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Innovation in the Science Curriculum book cover

    Innovation in the Science Curriculum

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Olson

    Of all the subjects in the school curriculum, science has been a most common target of the reformer’s zeal. As a consequence, school science has featured frequently in studies of change in evaluation exercises and has also attracted the interest of social scientists. There have been others who have…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education: The selected works of Justin Dillon book cover

    Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon, 1st Edition

    By Justin Dillon

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions—so the world can read them in a single…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Studies in Science Education in the Asia-Pacific Region book cover

    Studies in Science Education in the Asia-Pacific Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by May May Hung Cheng, Alister Jones, Cathy Buntting

    Consistent with international trends, there is an active pursuit of more engaging science education in the Asia-Pacific region. The aim of this book is to bring together some examples of research being undertaken at a range of levels, from studies of curriculum and assessment tools, to classroom…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects: Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics book cover

    Teaching Gifted Learners in STEM Subjects

    Developing Talent in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith S. Taber, Manabu Sumida, Lynne McClure

    This book offers an overview of programmes designed to support the learning of gifted and talented students in STEM subjects, both to allow them to meet their potential and to encourage them to proceed towards careers in STEM areas. The chapters from a range of national contexts report on…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Conceptual metaphor and embodied cognition in science learning book cover

    Conceptual metaphor and embodied cognition in science learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tamer G Amin, Fredrik Jeppsson, Jesper Haglund

    Scientific concepts are abstract human constructions, invented to make sense of complex natural phenomena. Scientists use specialised languages, diagrams, and mathematical representations of various kinds to convey these abstract constructions. This book uses the perspectives of embodied cognition…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted: Approaches from Diverse National Contexts book cover

    Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted

    Approaches from Diverse National Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manabu Sumida, Keith S Taber

    Gifted education has come to be regarded as a key national programme in many coutnries, and gifted education in science disciplines is now being recognised to be of major importance for economic and technological development. Despite these initiatives and developments internationally, there are…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Narratives of Doctoral Studies in Science Education: Making the transition from educational practitioner to researcher book cover

    Narratives of Doctoral Studies in Science Education

    Making the transition from educational practitioner to researcher, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shirley Simon, Christina Ottander, Ilka Parchmann

    This book explores the ways in which small scale research studies arise from issues of practice, and how they are conceptualised, theorised and implemented using a variety of methodological approaches and frameworks. The narratives written by thirteen doctoral students tell real stories of projects…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • International Perspectives on Science Education for the Gifted: Key issues and challenges book cover

    International Perspectives on Science Education for the Gifted

    Key issues and challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith S Taber, Manabu Sumida

    In the spirit of encouraging international dialogue between researchers and practitioners, often working within isolated traditions, this book discusses perspectives on science education for the gifted informed by up-to-date research findings from a number of related fields. The book reviews…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge

  • Intersections of Formal and Informal Science book cover

    Intersections of Formal and Informal Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy Avraamidou, Wolff-Michael Roth

    Science learning that takes place between and at the intersections of formal and informal science environments has not been systematically reviewed to offer a comprehensive understanding of the existing knowledge base. Bringing together theory and research, this volume describes the various ways in…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Science of the People: Understanding and using science in everyday contexts book cover

    Science of the People

    Understanding and using science in everyday contexts, 1st Edition

    By Joan Solomon

    How do people understand science? How do they feel about science, how do they relate to it, what do they hope from it and what do they fear about it? Science of the People: Understanding and using science in everyday contexts helps answer these questions as the result of painstaking interviewing by…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Biotechnology, Education and Life Politics: Debating genetic futures from school to society book cover

    Biotechnology, Education and Life Politics

    Debating genetic futures from school to society, 1st Edition

    By Pádraig Murphy

    What should individuals and society do when genetic screening becomes widely available and with its impact on current and future generations still uncertain? How can our education systems around the world respond to these developments? Reproductive and genetic technologies (RGTs) are increasingly…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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