1-20 of 221 Search Results for

media-literacy

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 746374–379 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.6.4
Published: 01 August 2012
... ; Porter et al., 2010 ). Faculty would like to see a greater effort put toward teaching these skills ( Coil et al., 2010 ; Brewer & Smith, 2011 ). With the Internet and other media increasingly serving as the major source of scientific information for scientists and the public ( Fox & Jones, 2009...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 809686–688 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.9.686
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kevin M. Bonney Fake news and alternative science are increasingly popular topics of conversation in the public sphere and the classroom due to increasingly far-reaching social media and a shifting political climate. Promoting scientific literacy by providing opportunities for students to evaluate...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 729573–577 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.9.10
Published: 01 November 2010
... flexibly build on specific course content as well as skills in the research, conceptualization, and communication of scientific ideas. When students are engaged as media producers and educators, their role and responsibility in the ““ecology of scientific information”” becomes more apparent and potentially...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824270–271 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.270b
Published: 01 April 2020
... completely accurate. Erroneous biological information is accepted by numerous people who haven't really verified that it is true. Biological nonsense is often shared as fact in some print media as well as on websites and in social media. Many ideas regarding how science works are romanticized or simplified...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824241–246 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.241
Published: 01 April 2020
... presence of each is associated with physical damage. Advanced: Is there any evidence of a coevolutionary relationship between particular plant clades and types of microbial damage observed? How to answer: Culture microbial swabs in lab on nutrient media, identify microbial colonies, and statistically...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824247–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.247
Published: 01 April 2020
... Engineering Approach to Plant Form and Function . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Norris , S. , Philips , L.M. & Korpan , C. ( 2003 ). University students' interpretation of media reports of science and its relationship to background knowledge, interest, and reading...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82111–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.1.11
Published: 01 January 2020
... et al., 2017 ). Students need skills for evaluating scientific data, as well as media literacy to sort through the onslaught of media. Even in the digital age, geography is an influential factor in determining educational opportunity, especially at the post-secondary level ( Hillman, 2016 ). For...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819680–685 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.680
Published: 01 December 2019
... Editorial L Letters to the Editor F Feature Articles RL Research on Learning I Inquiries & Investigations TT Tips, Tricks & Techniques R Book Reviews M Classroom Materials & Media Reviews D Sacred Bovines OL ABT Online...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818554–560 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.554
Published: 01 October 2019
... the goal is scientific literacy. For example, Forte and Guzdial (2005) found increased student interest and motivation after tailoring a nonmajors introductory computer science course to focus on programming to manipulate digital media – a skill students could immediately incorporate into their...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 815308–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.5.308
Published: 01 May 2019
...& version=highlights&contentPlacement=3&pgtype=sectionfront&_r=2 . Soroka, S.N. ( 2002 ). Issue attributes and agenda-setting by media, the public, and policymakers in Canada . International Journal of Public Opinion Research , 14 , 264 – 285 . Stevenson, K.T. , Peterson, M.N...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 815328–332 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.5.328
Published: 01 May 2019
.... This activity challenged high-achieving and low-achieving students to exercise higher-order thinking skills that were lacking from a traditional teacher-centered, content-based classroom, thus fostering SSR. Today's influence from the media, diverging ethical views among the population, and...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 813152–159 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.3.152
Published: 01 March 2019
... exchange can influence students' perception of the variety of professions and personalities in the natural sciences. Stereotypical depictions of scientists as middle-aged, bespectacled men in lab coats still dominate the media and most students' minds ( Christidou et al., 2010 ). Salonen et al. (2017...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 809697–701 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.9.697
Published: 01 November 2018
...............................9.669-RL Scientific literacy............................2.71-RL, 6.423-RL, 6.446-I, 8.631-D Scientific method............................3.203-I Segregation............................4.291-I Selective media............................9.676-I Self-confidence...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 806423–428 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.6.423
Published: 01 August 2018
... media savvy, but they must learn some basic tenets of scientific literacy. The original notion of scientific literacy refers to learning both science facts and the ability to read and write science ( Glynn & Muth, 1994 ). This notion is too simplistic, and thus Miller (1983) further expanded upon...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 807483–492 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.7.483
Published: 01 September 2018
..., Netherlands : Springer Science+Business Media . Dalton-Puffer, C. ( 2011 ). Content-and-language integrated learning: From practice to principles? Annual Review of Applied Linguistics , 31 , 182 – 204 . Gericke, N. , & Ottander, C. ( 2016 ). On the issue of “research” in the didactics of...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 807493–500 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.7.493
Published: 01 September 2018
... of the published case to support student learning about other infectious diseases, relevant to the time of instruction and enhancing biological knowledge beyond what is learned from the media or other sources. Specifically, as Parts I–III focus on concepts in general virology, only minor changes made...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 803203–213 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.3.203
Published: 01 March 2018
... ( Figure 1 ). More broadly, the initiation of scientific inquiry could stem from a number of sources ( Gauch, 2012 ): from results of previous work, from data, models, or theories encountered in the published literature, from news (or even social) media—in other words, from anything that prompts students...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 798621–625 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.8.621
Published: 01 October 2017
...-centered pedagogies from moderate to high improves student learning and attitudes about biology . CBE Life Sciences Education , 15 , 1 – 15 . Considine, D. , Horton, J. , & Moorman, G. ( 2009 ). Teaching and reading the millennial generation through media literacy . Journal of Adolescent...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 799787–791 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.9.787
Published: 01 November 2017
... Editorial L Letters to the Editor F Feature Articles RL Research on Learning I Inquiries & Investigations TT Tips, Tricks & Techniques R Book Reviews M Classroom Materials & Media Reviews D Sacred Bovines OL ABT Online Glaze, Amanda L...
Journal Articles
The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 799740–745 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.9.740
Published: 01 November 2017
... ) Gravitropism and Circumnutation ( https://youtu.be/owMKiIZjahY ) References Common Sense Media . ( 2013 ). Zero to Eight: Children's Media Use in America . retrieved from https://www.commonsensemedia.org/research/zero-to-eight-childrens-media-use-in-america-2013# Bargmann B. O. R. , Birnbaum...