ERIC Number: EJ531470
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Laboratory Apprenticeship through a Student Research Project.
Ritchie, Stephen M.; Rigano, Donna L.
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v33 n7 p799-815 Sep 1996
Discusses the viability of cognitive apprenticeship for learning science in relation to findings from an investigation of a research project involving high school students working in a university chemical engineering laboratory under the mentorship of a university-based scientist. Reports that students were empowered to seek empirically viable knowledge claims as they became independent researchers. Contains 42 references. (Author/JRH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A