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ERIC Number: EJ614427
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0009-8655
Constructivism: Science Education's "Grand Unifying Theory."
Colburn, Alan
Clearing House, v74 n1 p9-12 Sep-Oct 2000
Discusses constructivism as philosophy, as learning theory, and applied to the science classroom. Discusses six major recommendations and strategies for science teaching that involve trying to help students change their beliefs to be more in line with those held by the scientific community. Notes activities science teachers can use to make their classrooms more supportive of constructivism. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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