ERIC Number: EJ520631
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Illusion of the Instructional Biology Laboratory.
Ralph, Charles L.
American Biology Teacher, v58 n3 p142-46 Mar 1996
Argues that the changing informational content of biology, tightening cost constraints, improving electronic media, increasing pressures from advocates of animal rights, and the growing evidence of the effectiveness of electronic modes of instruction are undermining the traditional belief that all students in biology should have the benefit of exposure to a hands-on laboratory experience. (JRH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A