Education

Jun 12 2017

What are the top websites computer science students must visit? #computer #educational #websites

#computer educational websites # 1.GitHub – thousands of projects with their code, examples, etc. – invaluable for your projects, school, work or life as a software/CS engineer. 2.Stack Overflow – answers to thousands of questions on all kinds of topics related to programming, work, math, software, etc. (You can also answer, and it has Careers 2.0 (invitation only after you answer and gain points) similar to LinkedIn which you can leverage to find software/cs jobs). 3.Khan Academy – math, statistics, economics – everything you missed out on in college and high-school and wanted to re-learn, re-visit, etc. 4.tutorialspoint.com – has …

May 31 2017

Wiley: Science Education #science #education

#science education # Science Education Science Education publishes original articles on the latest issues and trends occurring internationally in science curriculum, instruction, learning, policy and preparation of science teachers with the aim to advance our knowledge of science education theory and practice. In addition to original articles, the journal features the following special sections: Learning. consisting of theoretical and empirical research studies on learning of science. We invite manuscripts that investigate learning and its change and growth from various lenses, including psychological, social, cognitive, sociohistorical, and affective. Studies examining the relationship of learning to teaching, the science knowledge and practices, …

May 31 2017

Science – Education #science #education

#science education # Science Education Contributions from History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science and Mathematics ISSN: 0926-7220 (Print) 1573-1901 (Online) Description Science Education publishes research using historical, philosophical, and sociological approaches in order to improve teaching, learning, and curricula in science and mathematics. In addition, the journal disseminates accounts of lessons, units of work, and programs at all levels of science and mathematics that have successfully utilized history and philosophy. This journal promotes the inclusion of history and philosophy of science and mathematics courses in science and mathematics teacher education programs. Moreover, it promotes the discussion of the philosophy and …

May 31 2017

Science Education #science #education

#science education # Science Education | Teachers College Columbia University Welcome to the Program in Science Education The Science Education Program at Teachers College was one of the first in the nation to encompass both professional teacher education and a research-based doctoral program that prepares leaders for science education roles in pre-college and higher education. The guiding principle for our program offerings is that professional science educators should be thoroughly educated in their content discipline and bring modern theories of learning and education to bear on their scholarship as professional teachers and in their research for the doctoral degree. Degree …

May 31 2017

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) #math #education

#math education # Overview The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) provides reliable and timely data on the mathematics and science achievement of U.S. students compared to that of students in other countries. TIMSS data have been collected from students at grades 4 and 8 since 1995 every 4 years, generally. In addition, TIMSS Advanced measures advanced mathematics and physics achievement in the final year of secondary school across countries. TIMSS Advanced data have been collected internationally three times, in 1995, 2008 and 2015. The United States participated in TIMSS Advanced in 1995 and 2015. TIMSS is sponsored …

May 31 2017

Science Education: Degrees – Programs: Graduate: School of Education: Indiana University #science #education

#science education # School of Education Degrees Programs Science Education Talented and committed science educators make our nation stronger. In a 2009 survey of average reading, mathematics, and science literacy scores among 15-year-old students. the United States ranked just 17th out of 34 developed countries in science literacy. Those numbers simply aren’t good enough for our nation to stay competitive in the global marketplace. Nor is that level of comprehension sufficient for a citizenry who will need to understand the science behind issues from climate change to genetically modified crops to make informed political choices. Programs Offered: Overview At the …

May 30 2017

Raki s Rad Resources: Top 10 Science Websites for the Elementary Classroom #top #10 #educational

#top 10 educational websites for students # For two years, I was the Technology Specialist at a school in Georgia. During that time, I amassed a large collection of websites that I use with my students. You can download my E-Book of Websites for the Elementary Classroom for free from Teachers Pay Teachers or Smashwords. or, you can check back here each week for the website suggestion. For the past two months, I have been busy re-working my Internet Scavenger Hunts. This included checking each and every link to make sure that the links were working, current, and appropriate for …

May 30 2017

Science Education – Wiley Online Library #science #education

#science education # Science Education Virtual Issue This Virtual Issue presents empirical research that blurs the boundary between learning sciences and informal science education research in an effort to advance key issues of importance to education about the nature of learning and engagement in out-of-school settings. This issue has a special focus on studies providing insights into the design and facilitation of learning in out-of-school time. The six articles, introduction, and commentary examine the opportunities, challenges, and barriers that exist when bridging the learning sciences and informal science learning fields. The issue s articles explore three themes to advance educational …

May 30 2017

Science & Education – incl #science #education

#science education # Science Education About this journal Science Education publishes research using historical, philosophical, and sociological approaches in order to improve teaching, learning, and curricula in science and mathematics. In addition, t Science Education publishes research using historical, philosophical, and sociological approaches in order to improve teaching, learning, and curricula in science and mathematics. In addition, the journal disseminates accounts of lessons, units of work, and programs at all levels of science and mathematics that have successfully utilized history and philosophy. This journal promotes the inclusion of history and philosophy of science and mathematics courses in science and mathematics …

May 30 2017

Department of Science Education #science #education

#science education # Department of Science Education ** Important Notice ** Upcoming Events – Fall 2016 Dates and Time are tentative and are subject to change. Oct. 13 PhysTEC Demo Day at CSULB. In HSCI-280, 4:30pm-5:30pm. Activities: Make Teach AFSE- Oct. 25 NASA: We’re with You When you Fly (and when you teach!) Join Sarah Marcotte of the JPL Mars Public Engagement team as she flies you through the NASA universe of classroom curricula, visualizations, real time data and hands-on, minds-on activities that will engage, educate and inspire your students. You will receive free NASA resources for your classroom and …