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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (3): 175–181.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Josef de Beer; Neal Petersen; Sanette Brits Teachers often wonder how best to teach the myriad of social and ethical issues that are encompassed in the biology curriculum. One can just think of issues such as genetic engineering, evolution (and the continuous evolution-creationism debate), research...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (7): 453–462.
Published: 01 September 2020
... . Komperda , R. , Barbera , J. , Shortlidge , E.E. & Shusterman , G.P. ( 2018 ). Connecting chemistry to community with deliberative democracy . In Citizens First! Democracy, Social Responsibility and Chemistry (vol. 1297 , pp. 81 – 98 ). Washington, DC : American Chemical...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 270–271.
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...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (3): 142–148.
Published: 01 March 2020
... particularly important when there is only a single ecologist at a college or university. Similarly, student researchers collaborate by participating in data collection and peer-to-peer training both within and among sites. Technology like video conferencing, wikis, and social media make it easy to engage...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2019
...............................8.570-I Social and cultural aspects of science............................1.1-E, 5.308-F, 5.308-OL, 5.328-RL Society............................1.40-I Socioscientific issues............................5.328-RL, 7.513-TT Soil parameters............................7.492-I Soil science...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 513–519.
Published: 01 September 2019
... of Research in Science Teaching , 50 , 251 – 283 . Zeidler, D.L. & Sadler, T.D. ( 2008 ). Social and ethical issues in science education . Science & Education , 17 , 799 – 803 . © 2019 National Association of Biology Teachers. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 328–332.
Published: 01 May 2019
... (SSR) and decision-making skills. Tal et al. (2011) claim that value-laden SSIs support students in becoming active citizens because they combine the relationships between science and economical, health, environmental, and social issues, which Hodson (as cited in Tal et al., 2011 ) argues are...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 340–350.
Published: 01 May 2019
... conservation issue and identify constraints that currently exist. Needs: Constraints: Research the Problem/Empathize Part 2 – Conduct research on: The social impact of your problem. For instance, how will this problem affect different cultures in different areas of the world if left untreated...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (4): 291–293.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., socially remote persons. There is a world of upstream actions and downstream consequences (the ethics explored more fully in Scherer, 1993 ). The moral horizon of our apparently private routine behavior expands dramatically in scope. Any act with environmental overtones has inherent moral implications, as...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (4): 222–227.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., attitudes toward school and learning, civic engagement, social skills, and academic performance ( Celio et al., 2011 ). Brail (2013 , 2016 ) found a relationship of service learning to deepened disciplinary expertise and increased grade achievement in an urban studies course. To accomplish academic...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (1): 40–46.
Published: 01 January 2019
... addressed the prevalent disrespect to their culture and way of living: “Researchers took photographs of individuals in their homes, of breastfeeding mothers, or of underage children, while ignoring our social customs and norms. Bribes or other advantages were offered” ( South African San Institute, 2017...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (9): 697–701.
Published: 01 November 2018
...............................3.228-TT Sensible heat............................1.42-I Sexual selection............................2.124-I Shannon-Weaver method............................7.522-I Social and cultural aspects of science............................4.256-F, 4.256-OL, 7.483-F, 8.631-D, 9.686-TT Soil...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (7): 483–492.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Expanded Edition . Oxon, UK : Routledge . Olander, C. , & Holmqvist, M. O. ( 2013 ). Professional development through the use of learning study: Contributions to pedagogical content knowledge in biology . Procedia: Social and Behavioral Sciences , 89 , 205 – 212 . Prokop, P. , Prokop...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (7): 477–482.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., students will answer questions on Handout 2 and discuss in small groups to deepen their understanding. Science addresses questions about the natural and material world: Science knowledge indicates what can happen in natural systems—not what should happen. The latter relies on social and...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (5): 397–400.
Published: 01 May 2018
... or a gene for that. A genetic basis for biophilia now seems (more clearly in retrospect) sensationalistic and egregiously overstated. “What if” speculation ultimately contains very little justification. Wilson's argumentative strategy fit a pattern—from the Paleo diet and Social Darwinism to...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (4): 253.
Published: 01 April 2018
... that will come some important challenges for health equity and social justice. While I realize you learned a few basics about genomics in high school biology, the field is moving rapidly, and many things will change in the coming years; for that, you must commit to becoming a life-long genomics...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (4): 256–262.
Published: 01 April 2018
... through the use of history demystifies the process of science and provides students with a better understanding of how science relates to other aspects of the world, including social, cultural, and ethical issues ( Matthews, 1994 ). Research suggests the use of history of biology, particularly by means of...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (3): 184–190.
Published: 01 March 2018
... . Blake-Beard, S. , Bayne, M. L. , Crosby, F. J. , & Muller, C. B. ( 2011 ). Matching by race and gender in mentoring relationships: Keeping our eyes on the prize . Journal of Social Issues , 67 ( 3 ), 622 – 643 . Campbell, T. A. , & Campbell, D. E. ( 1997 ). Faculty/student mentor...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (3): 235–239.
Published: 01 March 2018
... design, definition . ( 2012 ). Retrieved from http://www.intelligentdesign.org/ Johnson, D. R. , Scheitle, C. P., & Ecklund, E. H. ( 2016 ). Conservative Protestantism and anti-evolution curricular challenges across states . Social Science Quarterly , 97 ( 5 ), 1227 – 1244...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (3): 203–213.
Published: 01 March 2018
... for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) . ( 2011 ). Vision and change in undergraduate biology education: A call to action . Washington, DC : AAAS . Brownell, S. E. , Wenderoth, M. P. , Theobald, R. , Okoroafor, N. , Koval, M. , Freeman, S. , … Crowe, A. J. ( 2014 ). How students think...