ERIC Number: EJ600978
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Relationship between Epistemological Beliefs and Conceptual Change Learning.
Qian, Gaoyin; Alvermann, Donna E.
Reading and Writing Quarterly: Overcoming Learning Difficulties, v16 n1 p59-74 Jan-Mar 2000
Focuses on how students' epistemological beliefs are related to conceptual change learning in science. Addresses: taking students' epistemological beliefs into account; findings of secondary school students' epistemological beliefs about science; and instructional strategies to promote students' mature epistemological beliefs. Focuses specifically on seven studies of secondary students' epistemological beliefs. Connects findings from these studies to conceptual change learning. (RS)
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