ERIC Number: EJ591962
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Effects of STS Issue Investigation and Action Instruction versus Traditional Life Science Instruction on Seventh Grade Students' Citizenship Behaviors.
Wiesenmayer, Randall L.; Rubba, Peter A.
Journal of Science Education and Technology, v8 n2 p137-44 Jun 1999
Reports on a study of seventh-grade life science students who received Science-Technology-Society (STS) instruction in their life science classes (n=264) versus students who received only instruction in life science content (n=136). Finds that the model of STS instruction employed significantly increased students' participation in citizenship issues on STS issues. Contains 22 references. (Author/WRM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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