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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 January 2018
... crucial that future resource managers and scientists have a solid understanding of mycorrhizal ecology. Limited interest of postsecondary students in plants and fungi compared with animals, combined with difficulties visualizing below-ground processes, present challenges for learning mycorrhizal concepts...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (3): 192–197.
Published: 01 March 2015
... habitat preference using bird feeders. These experiments can be used alone or in combination and can also provide a foundation for students to develop extensions incorporating the basic methodology. We see these experiments as most applicable in secondary and postsecondary education, but they could be...
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The American Biology Teacher (2004) 66 (2): 114–119.
Published: 01 February 2004
... College Science Teaching 1994 Assessing Outcomes of a Secondary-Postsecondary Partnership Model forBiology Education Outreach SHARON M. FELDSTEIN MICHAEL S. BENNER O ur knowledge of the sciences has expanded at an unprecedented rate. Secondary science teachers who have updated their classes have had...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (6): 417–422.
Published: 01 August 2019
... MBI. Yet exploration of curriculum and teaching with MBI in postsecondary environments is scarce. We detail a novel MBI curriculum implemented in a postsecondary ecology course that included students interested in future careers in education. The curriculum engages students in modeling why there is...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 296–305.
Published: 01 May 2020
...L. Kate Wright; Grace Elizabeth C. Dy; Dina L. Newman The process of meiosis is an essential topic that secondary and postsecondary students struggle with. The important meiosis-related concepts of homology, ploidy, and segregation can be described using the DNA Triangle framework, which connects...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 110–114.
Published: 01 February 2019
...D. Andrew Crain; Matthew Hale Understanding the theory of natural selection is crucial for any student of biology, but many secondary and postsecondary students struggle with the concepts. We present a novel, engaging exercise to illustrate natural selection through making pancakes. After students...
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The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (9): 657–662.
Published: 01 November 2013
... learning, exposure to research, exceptional mentorship, and preparation for postsecondary education. Additionally, researchers gain valuable skills by explaining difficult scientific concepts to high school students and broadening their exposure to secondary education. We present graduate-research-based...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (2): 128–133.
Published: 01 February 2015
... disciplines. We offer a set of activities, implemented successfully at both the secondary and postsecondary levels, that involve students in guided inquiry toward creation and progressive revision of a robust model of selection that accounts for both natural and sexual selection and their complicated...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (9): 595–600.
Published: 01 November 2014
... experiments encourage student involvement in the formulation of experimental design, promoting engagement in the learning process. These activities are suitable for both postsecondary education and high school classroom settings and highlight National Science Education Standards, particularly by promoting...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (6): 403–409.
Published: 01 August 2019
... 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 . 2019 Course syllabus expert perceptions faculty perceptions learner-centeredness postsecondary syllabus rubric Figure 1...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (6): 372–380.
Published: 01 August 2020
... introduced in secondary and postsecondary biology courses, in a unit on regulation of gene expression. The core concepts that are supported by research can be presented to students at whatever depth is appropriate. To maximize students' learning, instructors can use lifelike examples (some provided here) to...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (1): 11–17.
Published: 01 January 2020
... . Byun, S.Y. , Meece, J.L. & Irvin, M.J. ( 2012 ). Rural-nonrural disparities in postsecondary educational attainment revisited . American Educational Research Journal , 49 , 412 – 437 . Corbett, M. ( 2016 ). Rural futures: development, aspirations, mobilities, place, and education...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 665–667.
Published: 01 December 2019
... by Hammersmith and Mertens (1990) was focused on mechanism, but a random numbers table was used to determine allelic frequencies rather than considering individual matings. Thus, I developed the following classroom activity that can be used in middle school, high school, and postsecondary settings...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2019
...-I Post-box strategy............................9.669-TT Postsecondary education............................6.403-RL, 6.417-I Potatoes............................9.645-I Predators and prey............................2.127-I, 4.269-I, 5.334-I Project-based learning (PBL...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 479–484.
Published: 01 September 2019
... ( 4 ), 46 – 53 . National Center for Education Statistics ( 2016a ). Chapter 3: postsecondary education. Digest of Education Statistics: 2014 . https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d14/ch_3.asp . National Center for Education Statistics ( 2016b ). Undergraduate enrollment . https...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (1): 20–26.
Published: 01 January 2019
... ). Teaching and learning in the college classroom: a review of the research literature . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan, National Center for Research to Improve Postsecondary Teaching and Learning . http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED314999.pdf . Meyer, A. , Klingenberg, K. & Wilde, M...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (9): 697–701.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Notebook: Vladimir Nabokov Meets the TimeTree of Life............................9.650-F Assessing Student Success in a Project-Based Learning Biology Course at a Community College............................1.6-RL Shroomroot: An Action-Based Digital Game to Enhance Postsecondary Teaching and...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (8): 608–618.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., 2010 ). This type of analysis, called circular statistics, is often unfamiliar to most biologists, which suggests that an initial familiarity with circular statistics during secondary and/or postsecondary education is needed. The goals of the following laboratory exercise are to determine whether...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (7): 493–500.
Published: 01 September 2018
... number P031A140103 from the Office of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education. Ebola virus emerging infectious disease virology case study student misconceptions © 2018 National Association of Biology Teachers. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (6): 410–415.
Published: 01 August 2018
...: Lincoln County, Oregon . Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/lincolncountyoregon U.S. Department of Education , National Center for Education Statistics . ( 1999 ). Projected Postsecondary Outcomes of 1992 High School Graduates . Washington, DC : 1999 . Retrieved from...