ERIC Number: ED479444
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002-Oct
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Science Education in the Web Era.
Combs, Leon L.
This paper examines how educators can use technology to guide the constructivist approach to science education, and discusses techniques explicitly applicable for today's Web format. The paper begins by addressing the following pertinent questions for education in this new era: What is Education? Where is the classroom? Where are the students? What do we teach? and How do we teach? Discussion then focuses on the Web course, and advantages the Web offers for expanding educational methodologies. (AEF)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Constructivism (Learning), Educational Practices, Educational Technology, Instructional Development, Internet, Science Education, Science Instruction, Teaching Methods, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: In: E-Learn 2002 World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, & Higher Education. Proceedings (7th, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 15-19, 2002); see IR 022 093.