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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (8): 572–576.
Published: 01 October 2018
... or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2018 biology education ecological literacy arboreta mobile technology green infrastructure experiential learning References AAAS...
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The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (4): 287–291.
Published: 01 April 2016
... rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2016 Ecological identity ecological literacy environmental education...
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The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (8): 544–549.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Richard F. Pool; Gregory D. Turner; S. Anne Böttger In recent years the need for ecological literacy and problem solving has increased, but there is no evidence that this need is reflected by increased ecology coverage at institutions of higher education (IHE) across the United States. Because...
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The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (7): 479–484.
Published: 01 September 2012
... others’, work. Our approach with teachers and students is to be clear and explicit about where you are along this pathway at any given stage of inquiry or critique. In this article, we explain our curriculum unit and our current efforts to integrate data literacy into an ecology context. To begin the...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 234–240.
Published: 01 April 2020
... heading for Earth's sixth mass extinction. A crucial weapon in the battle against threats to biodiversity is education, particularly biodiversity literacy. Raising awareness of the social and environmental value of biodiversity, providing education on the concept of biodiversity, and promoting the ability...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 2020
... techniques. This exercise provides many benefits and can be an engaging addition to a high school's or college's outdoor curriculum outside of the growing season. decomposition herbivory plant–animal interactions plant diseases quantitative literacy woody plants Education about the ecology of...
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The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (1): 49–56.
Published: 01 January 2016
... article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2016 Graphing quantitative literacy ecology inquiry stream macroinvertebrates Figure 1. Example of matched pretest and posttest items used to assess...
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The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (4): 300–309.
Published: 01 April 2016
... areas such as genetics, geology, climatology, ecology, conservation, and microbiology. This lesson supports both Next Generation Science Standards (HS 4) in evolutionary biology and Common Core State Standards (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.9-10.7) in quantitative literacy. We taught this lesson in an...
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The American Biology Teacher (2010) 72 (9): 573–577.
Published: 01 November 2010
... responsibilities of being producers as well, they can become more engaged in the wider ecology of information that they are inevitably a part of. Designing curricula that actively nurture students in this way can be thought of as a form of ““participatory literacy”” ( Jurmo, 1993 ) that enables not only greater...
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The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (7): 445–451.
Published: 01 September 2012
... activities is a pathway to increase scientific literacy among students. Classroom activities focused on biological control target all levels of biological organization and can be cross-disciplinary by drawing from subject areas such as ecology, molecular biology, physiology, and chemistry. We evaluate...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (7): 439–446.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Ecology , 8 . National Center for Education Statistics ( 2005 ). Science: the nation's report card . https://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pdf/main2005/2006451.pdf . National Council on Education and the Disciplines ( 2001 ). Mathematics and Democracy: The Case for Quantitative Literacy...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 247–255.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., biological inference, and scientific writing. This comprehensive, ready-to-implement curriculum is suitable for plant biology, botany, and plant ecology courses and is particularly valuable for students with no prior research experience. © 2020 National Association of Biology Teachers. All rights reserved...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 227–233.
Published: 01 April 2020
...://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 National Association of Biology Teachers thermal ecology FLIR ONE smartphone technology animal physiology heat exchange thermoregulation metabolism The use of smartphones as an experimental tool has been neglected in the field of education...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (1): 18–27.
Published: 01 January 2020
... References AAAS ( 2010 ). Exploring the nature of science: using the Atlas of Science Literacy and other education resources from AAAS Project 2061 . Washington, DC : American Association for the Advancement of Science . AAAS ( 2015 ). AAAS science assessment . Retrieved from http...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2019
... ............................1.52-TT Eco-literacy............................4.222-F Ecological anachronisms............................4.229-F, 4.229-OL Ecological hubris............................4.291-D Ecological thinking............................3.146-F Ecology............................1.61-D, 3.169-I...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 638–643.
Published: 01 December 2019
... alike ( Smith, 2004 ; Bullard, 2015 ; Pita et al., 2015 ; McMullin et al., 2016 ). Traditional pedagogy in these courses involved lectures steeped in theoretical ecology, complemented weekly by field-intensive laboratory sessions. To teach quantitative and scientific literacy, students traditionally...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 668–672.
Published: 01 December 2019
... physiology Haslam & Treagust (1987) , Wynn et al. (2017) Human physiology Alkhawaldeh (2007) , Treagust & Mann (1998) Molecular biology and evolution Ben-Nun & Yarden (2009) , Gregory (2009) Ecology Munson (1994) Figure 1. Post-box station with scaffolds...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 618–624.
Published: 01 December 2019
... classroom to emphasize the importance of conducting research using the scientific method, to promote responsible community science, improve students' data literacy and critical thinking skills, and highlight the relevance of science communication. We demonstrate this program with a case study using water...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 626–635.
Published: 01 December 2019
... elementary school science modeling-based instruction modeling agricultural literacy Calls from researchers and policymakers emphasize teaching and learning about heredity from the elementary grades onward (e.g., Duncan et al., 2009 ; National Research Council [NRC], 2012 ; NGSS Lead States...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 503–506.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., F.A. ( 2000 ). Biotic invasions: causes, epidemiology, global consequences, and control . Ecological Applications , 10 , 689 – 710 . McBride, B.B. , Brewer, C.A. , Berkowitz, A.R. & Borrie, W.T. ( 2013 ). Environmental literacy, ecological literacy, ecoliteracy: what do we mean and...