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Science Teacher

October 2010 Volume 77, Number 7

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Number of articles: 3

  1. The Case for Cyberlearning: Genomics (and Dragons!) in the High School Biology Classroom

    Meghan Southworth, Jan Mokros, Chad Dorsey & Randy Smith

    GENIQUEST is a cyberlearning computer program that allows students to investigate biological data using a research-based instructional model. In this article, the authors make the case for using... More

    pp. 28-33

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  2. Teaching with Technology: Using Websites and Videos to Increase Understanding of Bacterial Transformation

    Stephanie McCormack & Donna L. Ross

    Technology can be a powerful tool to increase motivation, engagement, and achievement (Park, Khan, and Petrina 2009). In this article, the authors describe their collaborative approach to... More

    pp. 40-45

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  3. Sims for Science: Powerful Tools to Support Inquiry-Based Teaching

    Katherine K. Perkins, Patricia J. Loeblein & Kathryn L. Dessau

    Since 2002, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado has been working to provide learning tools for students and teachers. The project has developed over 85... More

    pp. 46-51

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