Science Education Products

  • Improving Subject Teaching

    Lessons from Research in Science Education, 1st Edition

    By Robin Millar, John Leach, Jonathan Osborne, Mary Ratcliffe

    In many countries, questions are being raised about the quality and value of educational research. This book explores the relationship between research and practice in education. It looks at the extent to which current practice could be said to be informed by knowledge or ideas generated by…

    Paperback – 2006-09-14
    Improving Learning

  • Language Development for Science

    Activities for Home, 1st Edition

    By Marion Nash, Jackie Lowe

    These simple play-based activities are ideal for teachers to copy and give out to parents who want to know how to help their child improve his or her science language skills and have fun at the same time. Activities are linked directly to the school-based Language Development Circle Time sessions,…

    Paperback – 2006-01-24
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Constructing Worlds through Science Education

    The Selected Works of John K. Gilbert, 1st Edition

    By John K. Gilbert

    Internationally renowned and award-winning author John Gilbert has spent the last thirty years researching, thinking and writing about some of the central and enduring issues in science education. He has contributed over twenty books and 400 articles to the field and is…

    Paperback – 2005-09-15
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Understanding Mathematics and Science Matters

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A. Romberg, Thomas P. Carpenter, Fae Dremock

    The research reported in this book provides reliable evidence on and knowledge about mathematics and science instruction that emphasizes student understanding--instruction consistent with the needs of students who will be citizens in an increasingly demanding technological world.The National Center…

    Paperback – 2005-02-17
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

  • Learning in Science

    The Waikato Research, 1st Edition

    By Beverley Bell

    Learning in Science brings together accounts of the five influential and groundbreaking Learning in Science Projects, undertaken by the author over a period of twenty years. Offering comprehensive coverage of the findings and implications of the projects, the book offers insight and inspiration at…

    Paperback – 2004-12-10

  • Everyday Matters in Science and Mathematics

    Studies of Complex Classroom Events, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ricardo Nemirovsky, Ann S. Rosebery, Jesse Solomon, Beth Warren

    This book re-examines the dichotomy between the everyday and the disciplinary in mathematics and science education, and explores alternatives to this opposition from points of view grounded in the close examination of complex classroom events. It makes the case that students' everyday experience…

    Paperback – 2004-10-13

  • Establishing Scientific Classroom Discourse Communities

    Multiple Voices of Teaching and Learning Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Randy K. Yerrick, Wolff-Michael Roth

    Establishing Scientific Classroom Discourse Communities: Multiple Voices of Teaching and Learning Research is designed to encourage discussion of issues surrounding the reform of classroom science discourse among teachers, teacher educators, and researchers. The contributors--some of the top…

    Hardback – 2004-09-17

  • Preparing Mathematics and Science Teachers for Diverse Classrooms

    Promising Strategies for Transformative Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alberto J. Rodriguez, Richard S. Kitchen

    This book provides a theoretical basis and practical strategies to counter resistance to learning to teach for diversity (in culturally and gender-inclusive ways), and resistance to teaching for understanding (using student-centered and inquiry-based pedagogical approaches). Teacher educators from…

    Paperback – 2004-08-06

  • Curriculum in a New Key

    The Collected Works of Ted T. Aoki, 1st Edition

    By Ted T. Aoki, Ted T. Aoki

    Edited by William F. Pinar, Rita L. Irwin

    Ted T. Aoki, the most prominent curriculum scholar of his generation in Canada, has influenced numerous scholars around the world. Curriculum in a New Key brings together his work, over a 30-year span, gathered here under the themes of reconceptualizing curriculum; language, culture, and curriculum…

    Paperback – 2004-07-29
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Learning Science Outside the Classroom

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Braund, Michael Reiss

    This book shows how a wide range of contexts for learning science can be used outside of the classroom, and includes learning: at museums, science centres and planetaria from newspapers, magazines and through ICT at industrial sites and through science trails at zoos, farms, botanic gardens,…

    Paperback – 2004-07-15

  • Internet Environments for Science Education

    1st Edition

    By Marcia C. Linn

    Edited by Marcia C. Linn, Elizabeth A. Davis, Philip Bell, Marcia C. Linn

    Internet Environments for Science Education synthesizes 25 years of research to identify effective, technology-enhanced ways to convert students into lifelong science learners--one inquiry project at a time. It offers design principles for development of innovations; features tested, customizable…

    Paperback – 2004-03-29

  • Personal Epistemology

    The Psychology of Beliefs About Knowledge and Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara K. Hofer, Paul R. Pintrich

    This is the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of personal epistemology from a psychological and educational perspective. Both theory building and empirical research have grown dramatically in the past decade but, until now,…

    Paperback – 2004-02-23

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