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Category: Biology Education
Advancing Environmental Literacy about Transitions and Tipping Points in Complex Environmental Systems
This a preparatory event for those interested in the Ecology & Education Summit: "Environmental Literacy for a Sustainable World" taking place October 14-15, 2010 in Washington DC. You can register for the Summit by going to: Summit Registration. Presenters...
Event took place on Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Emerging Life Science Core Concepts/Big Ideas
Presented by: Jay B. Labov, Center for Education and Board of Life Sciences, National Research Council, Washington, DC Thomas E. Keller, Board on Science Education, National Research Council, Washington, DC The presenters shared information about: The ongoing work to...
Event took place on Thursday, September 23, 2010
Getting Started with Cyberlearning in Biology Classes
Webinar Description: Everyone is buzzing about the potential impact of social networking, web 2.0 tools, and emerging communications technologies on science education. This webinar will introduce "cyberlearning" as a framework for using these tools to support learner-centered approaches to biology...
Event took place on Thursday, April 22, 2010
How To Use Real World Issues to Illustrate Biology In Your Classroom
How can issue-based activities make science come alive for students? How do issues reflect our changing world? How can issues illustrate how the process of science works? In the first part of the web seminar, participants will explore how to use the peer-reviewed, bilingual web site (English and Spanish), ActionBioscience.org, to incorporate issues into their teaching and extend the site's resources to activities that examine the process of science...
Presented By: Susan Musante and Brian Shmaefsky
Event took place on Thursday, March 25, 2010
But There's No Room! Designing Syllabi to Incorporate Cases
Biology professor Eric Ribbens talks about how to get your introductory biology students to understand and enjoy science, through identifying course goals, designing course syllabi, and using case studies. This is the second webinar in the AIBS, NABT, UCMP, and IBP Webinar Series, for educators teaching introductory biology.
Presented by: Eric Ribbens, Associate Professor at Western Illinois University
Event took place on Friday, February 26, 2010
Process and Nature of Science in Teaching Introductory Biology
Learn about an exciting, new, freely accessible web-based resource - Understanding Science - that provides a new approach for representing and teaching about the nature and process of science. This webinar is the first in the AIBS, NABT, UCMP, and IBP Webinar Series, for educators teaching introductory biology.
Presented by: Judy Scotchmoor, Assistant Director of the University of California Museum of Paleontology
Event took place on Thursday, January 28, 2010
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