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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 234–240.
Published: 01 April 2020
... to act may lead to active and responsible citizenship. We developed a biodiversity education teaching unit to promote biodiversity literacy through formal education. To make the topic of biodiversity tangible for students, our approach involves them in a citizen science project and uses the forest...
The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (3): 169–174.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Jeff Eble; John Pecore Student participation in authentic research, as citizen scientists, can improve classroom engagement, achievement of learning objectives, and perceptions of science. We present DNA barcoding of invasive lionfish (Pterois volitans) prey as an example student citizen-science...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (1): 28–34.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2017 Citizen science crowdsourcing volunteer long-term data Developing a comprehensive understanding of ecological phenomena often requires documenting patterns through time. Processes of population...
The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (4): 317–322.
Published: 01 April 2016
... individuals) to collect real data and contribute to a research project is the definition of citizen science. Recent disease outbreaks of mosquito-transmitted pathogens (West Nile, eastern equine encephalitis, dengue, chikungunya, and Zika) demonstrate the need to educate children and adults about the public...