ERIC Number: EJ504997
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Penicillin for Education: How Cognitive Science Can Contribute to Education.
Bruer, John T.
NASSP Bulletin, v79 n571 p68-80 May 1995
Education can benefit from knowledge derived from cognitive and developmental psychology. Family demographics have actually improved between 1970 and 90 and so have NAEP scores. Three innovative programs demonstrating cognitive science applications include the Teaching Number Sense elementary math program, reciprocal teaching (reading strategy), and a Seattle teacher's Teaching Physics for Understanding program. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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