Education: Science Education

  • Teaching and Learning about Climate Change: A Framework for Educators book cover

    Teaching and Learning about Climate Change

    A Framework for Educators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel P. Shepardson, Anita Roychoudhury, Andrew S. Hirsch

    Responding to the issues and challenges of teaching and learning about climate change from a science education-based perspective, this book is designed to serve as an aid for educators as they strive to incorporate the topic into their classes. The unique discussion of these issues is drawn from…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge

  • Reframing Science Teaching and Learning: Students and Educators Co-developing Science Practices In and Out of School book cover

    Reframing Science Teaching and Learning

    Students and Educators Co-developing Science Practices In and Out of School, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Stroupe

    Responding to recent reform efforts, such as the Next Generation Science Standards, which call for students to learn science practices, this book proposes a conceptual reframing of the roles of teachers and students in formal and informal science learning settings. Inviting the field to examine the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-03
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • 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

  • Climate Change Education: Knowing, doing and being book cover

    Climate Change Education

    Knowing, doing and being, 1st Edition

    By Chang Chew Hung

    Climate change is a controversial topic; some people assert that climate change is not occurring, and others believe that reports are inaccurate, that whilst climate change is happening, it may not be caused by human activity. There are also climate alarmists who use IPCC reports to support their…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge

  • Community Colleges and STEM: Examining Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Minorities book cover

    Community Colleges and STEM

    Examining Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Minorities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert T. Palmer, J. Luke Wood

    As United States policymakers and national leaders are increasing their attention to producing workers skilled in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), community colleges are being called on to address persistence of minorities in these disciplines. In this important volume,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge

  • Supporting K-12 English Language Learners in Science: Putting Research into Teaching Practice book cover

    Supporting K-12 English Language Learners in Science

    Putting Research into Teaching Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cory Buxton, Martha Allexsaht-Snider

    The contribution of this book is to synthesize important common themes and highlight the unique features, findings, and lessons learned from three systematic, ongoing research and professional learning projects for supporting English learners in science. Each project, based in a different region of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Taking Design Thinking to School: How the Technology of Design Can Transform Teachers, Learners, and Classrooms book cover

    Taking Design Thinking to School

    How the Technology of Design Can Transform Teachers, Learners, and Classrooms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shelley Goldman, Zaza Kabayadondo

    Design thinking is a method of problem-solving that relies on a complex set of skills, processes and mindsets that help people generate novel solutions to problems. Taking Design Thinking to School: How the Technology of Design Can Transform Teachers, Learners, and Classrooms uses an…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Understanding Young People's Science Aspirations: How students form ideas about ‘becoming a scientist’ book cover

    Understanding Young People's Science Aspirations

    How students form ideas about ‘becoming a scientist’, 1st Edition

    By Louise Archer, Jennifer DeWitt

    Understanding Young People's Science Aspirations offers new evidence and understanding about how young people develop their aspirations for education, learning and, ultimately, careers in science. Integrating new findings from a major research study with a wide ranging review of existing…

    Paperback – 2016-08-11
    Routledge

  • Innovations in Science and Mathematics Education: Advanced Designs for Technologies of Learning book cover

    Innovations in Science and Mathematics Education

    Advanced Designs for Technologies of Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Jacobson, Robert B. Kozma

    The uses of technology in education have kindled great interest in recent years. Currently, considerable resources are being expended to connect schools to the Internet, to purchase powerful (and increasingly affordable) computers, and on other implementations of educational technologies. However,…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Research in STEM: Studies of Equity, Access, and Innovation book cover

    Qualitative Research in STEM

    Studies of Equity, Access, and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sherry Marx

    Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM. A collection of empirical studies conducted by prominent STEM researchers, this book examines the experiences and challenges…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
    Routledge

  • Children's Informal Ideas in Science book cover

    Children's Informal Ideas in Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by P. J. Black, A. M. Lucas

    The ideas that children have about science concepts have for the past decade been the subject of a wealth of international research. But while the area has been strong in terms of data, it has suffered from a lack of theory. Children's Informal Ideas in Science addresses the question of whether…

    Paperback – 2016-07-06
    Routledge

  • The Age of STEM: Educational policy and practice across the world in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics book cover

    The Age of STEM

    Educational policy and practice across the world in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brigid Freeman, Simon Marginson, Russell Tytler

    Across the world STEM (learning and work in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) has taken central importance in education and the economy in a way that few other disciplines have. STEM competence has become seen as key to higher productivity, technological adaptation and…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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