Search results for author:"Sarah B. McKagan"
Total records matched: 2 Search took: 0.076 secs
You may get more results with author:"Sarah B. McKagan".
Energy Conservation in Dissipative Processes: Teacher Expectations and Strategies Associated with Imperceptible Thermal Energy
Physical Review Special Topics - Physics Education Research Vol. 11, No. 1 (2015) pp. 10109–1
Research has demonstrated that many students and some teachers do not consistently apply the conservation of energy principle when analyzing mechanical scenarios. In observing elementary and secondary teachers engaged in learning activities that...
Wendy K. Adams; Sam Reid; Ron LeMaster; Sarah B. McKagan; Katherine K. Perkins; Michael Dubson; Carl E. Wieman
Journal of Interactive Learning Research Vol. 19, No. 3 (July 2008) pp. 397–419
Interactive computer simulations with complex representations and sophisticated graphics are a relatively new addition to the classroom, and research in this area is limited. We have conducted over 275 individual student interviews during which the...