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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 2020
... practices to differentiate them. In addition, I provide a list of questions that can be answered by collecting fallen leaves and observations of damage. My students gained valuable quantitative literacy skills by entering data into an online worksheet and performing various calculations and data analysis...
The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 317–325.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the green line appear to increase at the same rate? Could this graph be represented differently? (Bars/pie? Scatterplot? No shading?) Undergraduate coursework graph interpretation graph creation scientific literacy quantitative literacy Students examine the first version of the...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (7): 572–577.
Published: 01 September 2017
... have improved quantitative literacy while showing students current and historical trends in human population. Why be concerned about global population size? Will global population size ever affect you? Explain your answer. What are ways to reduce the impacts of a...
The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (1): 49–56.
Published: 01 January 2016
... article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2016 Graphing quantitative literacy ecology inquiry stream macroinvertebrates Figure 1. Example of matched pretest and posttest items used to assess...
The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (4): 265–272.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Erin Baumgartner; Lindsay Biga; Karen Bledsoe; James Dawson; Julie Grammer; Ava Howard; Jeffrey Snyder Quantitative literacy is essential to biological literacy (and is one of the core concepts in Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education: A Call to Action; AAAS 2009 ). Building...
The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (1): 19–29.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and better integrate them into classroom settings. In the coming year, we will bring together leaders in science and math education research to identify the skills that students need to progress toward quantitative literacy, expand resources for use in undergraduate classrooms and AP courses, and...