ERIC Number: ED466356
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002-Jul
Increasing Your Mathematics and Science Content Knowledge.
Thorson, Annette, Ed.
ENC Focus, v9 n3 Jul 2002
This journal is intended for classroom teachers and provides a collection of essays and instructional materials organized around the theme of mathematics and science content knowledge. Articles include: (1) "Watching Ourselves Learn" (Annette Thorson); (2) "Search Smarter!" (Kimberly S. Roempler); (3) "Teacher Education Materials Project" (Joan Pasley and Thomas Gadsden); (4) "Researching New Ways To Serve You!" (Annette Thorson); (5) "Teachers Need a Special Type of Content Knowledge" (Zalman Usiskin); (6) "Do Not Forget Yourself as a Teacher of Yourself" (Terese Herrera); (7) "A Deeper Look at Elementary Mathematics" (Melanie Shreffler); (8) "Staying a Step Ahead" (Pamela Galus); (9) "ENC Can Help You Increase Your Content Knowledge" (Judy Spicer and Laura K. Brendon); (10)"Basic Skills and Conceptual Understanding: It's Not Either/Or" (Joan M. Kenney); (11) "NASA Reaches Out to Teachers" (Terri Payne Butler); (12) "Essential Science in Elementary School" (Sue Mattson); (13) "A Steep Learning Curve" (Tina L. Coplan); (14) "More Content Courses? Maybe Not!" (Paul Baker); (15) "Formulating Formulas: The Making-a-Mess Method" (Anne C. Patterson); (16) "Where Does 'Poly-Water' Come From, Anyway?" (Deanna Buckley); (17) "Turning Misconceptions into Teachable Moments" (Jennifer Gonya); (18) "Aspiring To Be a Teacher" (Judy Spicer and Michael Khoury, Jr.); and (19) "Did You Hear About...? What Does It Mean...?" (Susan Dahl). (MM)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Knowledge Base for Teaching, Mathematics Education, Science Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, Columbus, OH.
Note: Theme issue. Published quarterly.