Handbook of Research on Science Education, Volume II, Volume 2
Norman G. Lederman, Sandra K. Abell
Routledge, Jul 11, 2014 - Education - 970 pages
Building on the foundation set in Volume I—a landmark synthesis of research in the field—Volume II is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art new volume highlighting new and emerging research perspectives.
The contributors, all experts in their research areas, represent the international and gender diversity in the science education research community. The volume is organized around six themes: theory and methods of science education research; science learning; culture, gender, and society and science learning; science teaching; curriculum and assessment in science; science teacher education. Each chapter presents an integrative review of the research on the topic it addresses—pulling together the existing research, working to understand the historical trends and patterns in that body of scholarship, describing how the issue is conceptualized within the literature, how methods and theories have shaped the outcomes of the research, and where the strengths, weaknesses, and gaps are in the literature.
Providing guidance to science education faculty and graduate students and leading to new insights and directions for future research, the Handbook of Research on Science Education, Volume II is an essential resource for the entire science education community.
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This is not necessarily considered as bad, because a test designed to assess student learning should represent students' preknowledge and—to a larger ...
For example, it is well known that student learning (i.e., the increase in the ... But what if students with a lower cognitive ability have, for example, ...
Student. Conceptions. and. Conceptual. Change. Three. Overlapping ... both hinder and contribute to learning, and how student conceptions change to resemble ...
Indeed, it is common for middle and high school students to have “knowledge unproblematic” views ... Some strategies might affect learning in general ways.
Conclusion We have organized our review of the literature on student conceptions ... The fact that learning progressions are models or idealizations of a ...
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Handbook of Research on Science Education, Volume 1
Sandra K. Abell,Norman G. Lederman
Limited preview - 2007