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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82293–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.93
Published: 01 February 2020
... undergraduate biology students' perceived conflict between religion and evolution. However, the impact on student populations who are particularly resistant to evolution is unknown. We explored the efficacy of culturally competent evolution education practices adapted for biology students in a genetics course...
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818554–560 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.554
Published: 01 October 2019
...Sadie Hebert; Sehoya Cotner Recommendations for undergraduate biology education include integration of research experiences into the curriculum, regardless of major. While non-biology majors and biology majors differ in affective characteristics, it is not clear if they differ in their incoming...
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 812133–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.133
Published: 01 February 2019
... undergraduates and advanced high school students. None of us have time to read 400 papers to inform our teaching, so we provide tips to maximize your use of this collective knowledge in the time you have available. We have written these to be useful to instructors across career stages. Figure 1. Pedagogical...
The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 786509–511 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.6.509
Published: 01 August 2016
... requests for permission 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 . 2016 Outreach undergraduate community education laboratory Figure 1. Germinated tomato seedlings are...
The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 773178–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.3.5
Published: 01 March 2015
... Science literacy undergraduate biology for nonmajors topic-centered learning course design human biology References AAAS. (2011). Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education: A Call to Action. Washington DC: AAAS. Allen, D. & Tanner, K. (2006). Rubrics: tools for making...
The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 773206–210 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.3.9
Published: 01 March 2015
...Grant M. Casady Undergraduate biology labs often explore the techniques of data collection but neglect the statistical framework necessary to express findings. Students can be confused about how to use their statistical knowledge to address specific biological questions. Growth in the area of...
The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 76134–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.1.8
Published: 01 January 2014
...Stephanie R. Medina; Evan Ortlieb; Sandra Metoyer Science content knowledge is a concern for educators in the United States because performance has stagnated for the past decade. Investigators designed this study to determine the current levels of scientific literacy among undergraduate students in...
The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 76142–46 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.1.9
Published: 01 January 2014
... higher education, so the continuing challenge is to provide the undergraduate, pre-allied health-care student with dissection experience as budgetary constraints lead institutions away from this valuable and time-honored teaching tool. I present a teaching model that looks to address those concerns and...
The American Biology Teacher. 2013; 753170–175 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2013.75.3.5
Published: 01 March 2013
... activities are underused in secondary and post-secondary biology courses. References Balgopal, M.M. (2007). Examining undergraduate understanding of natural selection and evolution. Ph.D. dissertation, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND...
The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 749648–651 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.9.9
Published: 01 November 2012
... can differ dramatically. We present a classroom simulation that allows undergraduates to actively experience how differences in parental investment lead to differences in reproductive behavior. Students will understand why males generally compete for mates whereas females generally choose among mates...
The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 745318–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.5.6
Published: 01 May 2012
... and integrated into upper-level undergraduate or graduate-level biology courses ( Feig & Jabri, 2002 ; Honts, 2003 ; Kumar, 2005 ). 2 Many students did not select any of the seven possible majors provided on the questionnaire. 3 Hunter College's BIOL 100 includes a...
The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 744232–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.4.5
Published: 01 April 2012
... undergraduate biotechnology lab equipment gel electrophoresis References Aldred, M.J., Bagg, J. & Hartles, F.R. (1990). Colour teaching aids in oral pathology. Journal of Audiovisual Media in Medicine , 13 , 9–11. Parsell, G., Gibbs, T. & Bligh, J. (1998). Three visual techniques to...
The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 738454–461 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.8.6
Published: 01 October 2011
... panel shows the mean (± SE) number of questions answered correctly in the pretest and posttest. © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2011 Undergraduate curriculum laboratory course statistics quantitative thinking References...
The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 729578–579 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.9.11
Published: 01 November 2010
... underlying connections between multiweek procedures. © 2010 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2010 2 e-mail: email@example.com . Undergraduate biology laboratories purpose project-based References Howard Hughes Medical Institute. (1996). Beyond Bio 101: The...