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( A ) <b>John</b> <b>Scopes</b> in his home in Shreveport, Louisiana, around 1965 (photo ...
Published: 01 February 2020
Figure 3. ( A ) John Scopes in his home in Shreveport, Louisiana, around 1965 (photo courtesy of Jerry Tompkins). ( B ) John Scopes died in 1970 and is buried in Paducah, Kentucky, beneath the inscription “A Man of Courage.” Today, his legendary trial continues to affect his descendants (photo by More
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On Tuesday, July 21, 1925, <b>John</b> <b>Scopes</b> stood to hear the verdict at his fam...
Published: 01 February 2020
Figure 1. On Tuesday, July 21, 1925, John Scopes stood to hear the verdict at his famous trial in Dayton, Tennessee (photo courtesy of Bryan College). Figure 1. On Tuesday, July 21, 1925, John Scopes stood to hear the verdict at his famous trial in Dayton, Tennessee (photo courtesy of Bryan More
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<b>John</b> <b>Scopes&#x27;s</b> sister, Lela, was fired from her teaching job in Paducah, Ken...
Published: 01 February 2020
Figure 2. John Scopes's sister, Lela, was fired from her teaching job in Paducah, Kentucky, because she would not denounce her brother's views about teaching evolution. Figure 2. John Scopes's sister, Lela, was fired from her teaching job in Paducah, Kentucky, because she would not denounce her More
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 81–84.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Figure 3. ( A ) John Scopes in his home in Shreveport, Louisiana, around 1965 (photo courtesy of Jerry Tompkins). ( B ) John Scopes died in 1970 and is buried in Paducah, Kentucky, beneath the inscription “A Man of Courage.” Today, his legendary trial continues to affect his descendants (photo by...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 357.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Alexander von Humboldt. It was coined by the British astronomer John Herschel, who actually appears in the book when Darwin visits him in Cape Town in 1836.) Darwin's early scientific interests are on full display here, from geology to paleontology to biogeography, with a few anticipations of his mature...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 348–356.
Published: 01 May 2020
... learning in a variety of disciplines and educational structures. I thank the many students who provided feedback on the GJWs. Also, thanks to John Niedzwiecki, my teaching colleague on the Costa Rica Study Abroad trip, and Lauren Lunsford for feedback on the manuscript. References Carleton...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 69.
Published: 01 February 2020
... one in five public high school biology teachers reported experiencing it, according to a national survey conducted in 2007 by Michael B. Berkman and Eric Plutzer. NABT was not founded until 1938, so it could not aid John T. Scopes in 1925. But it provided valuable support to such teachers as Susan...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 86–92.
Published: 01 February 2020
... strike down the laws that banned the teaching of human evolution? (Scopes v. The State of Tennessee, 289 S.W. 363 [Tenn. 1927]) 20.4 35.9* 43.7 19. At the Scopes trial, was Scopes convicted? (State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes, Nos. 5231, 5232 [Tenn. 1925]) 38.2* 15.5 46.4 20. Is...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 638–643.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Professor at Gustavus Adolphus College, for classroom implementation. I am also grateful for support from Gustavus Adolphus College's Biology Department, Environmental Studies Program, Institutional Review Board, and John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning. References Anderson, L.W...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (9): 650–658.
Published: 01 November 2018
... include other naturalists such as Beatrix Potter, Racheal Carson, John Audubon, Lois Agassiz, Ernst Haeckel, and Leonardo DaVinci. Showcasing the naturalists’ combined skills of observation, drawing, and keeping notebooks sets the tone of keeping notebooks in all biological investigations and is useful...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (8): 561–569.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... ( 2014 ). Animal Weapons: The Evolution of Battle . New York, NY : Henry Holt . Emlen, D.J. & Nijhout, H.F. ( 2000 ). The development and evolution of exaggerated morphologies in insects . Annual Review of Entomology , 45 , 661 – 708 . Emlen, D.J. , Warren, I.A. , Johns, A...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (6): 451–456.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Zachary WareJoncas; Chris Stewart; John Giannini The centrifuge is an important piece of equipment for any biology lab, necessary for a wide variety of experiments. Cost, however, often prevents the use of centrifuges in many teaching labs, greatly limiting educational experiences for students. As...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (5): 397–400.
Published: 01 May 2018
...: Philosophies of Paradise . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . Tilman, D. , Isbell, F. & Cowles, J. M. ( 2014 ). Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning . Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution and Systematics , 45 , 471 – 493 . Wilson, E.O. ( 1984 ). Biophilia . Cambridge, MA...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (2): 71.
Published: 01 February 2018
... When Clarence Darrow came to Dayton, Tennessee, in 1925 to help defend John Scopes in the famous “Monkey Trial,” he was greeted by religious signs, a religious town, religious prosecutors, and a religious judge. Darrow lost the case. In 1927, Scopes' conviction was overturned, but his trial in Dayton...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (3): 235–239.
Published: 01 March 2018
... ). The polls-trends. Evolution, creationism, and the teaching of human origins in schools . Public Opinion Quarterly , 72 ( 3 ), 540 – 553 . Scopes [John T.] v. The State, 152 Tenn. 424 ( 1927 ). Scott, E. ( 2009 ). Evolution vs. Creationism: An Introduction ( 2nd ed.). Berkeley, CA...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (2): 87–91.
Published: 01 February 2018
... legal team appealed. However, in John T. Scopes v. the State (1927) , the Supreme Court of Tennessee focused on whether or not the legislature should be allowed to set curricular policies for teachers. The Supreme Court upheld the Butler Act and concluded that Scopes had a responsibility to teach...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (9): 787–791.
Published: 01 November 2017
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (8): 681.
Published: 01 October 2017
..., Ashtabula, Ohio, then you're not going to be fascinated by the corresponding volume. The Scopes Monkey Trial , however, is quite different. Certainly it is likely to be a permanent staple on the shelves of bookstores in Dayton, Tennessee, where John Thomas Scopes was tried in 1925 for violating the...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (5): 412–416.
Published: 01 May 2017
....). West Sussex, UK : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd . Neil, K. ( 2009 ). Flowering phenology: An activity to introduce human & environmental effects on plant reproduction . American Biology Teacher , 71 , 300 – 304 . NGSS Lead States . ( 2013 ). Next Generation Science Standards: For States...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (2): 135–143.
Published: 01 February 2017
... ed.). London : John Murray . Darwin, C. ( 1871 ). The descent of man and selection in relation to sex ( 1st ed.). London : John Murray . Donald, P. F. ( 2007 ). Adult sex ratios in wild bird populations . Ibis , 149 , 671 – 672 . Emlen, S. T. , & Oring, L. W. ( 1977...