ERIC Number: EJ627100
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Combating Stereotypes of the Scientist among Pre-service Science Teachers in Nigeria.
Mbajiorgu, N. M.; Iloputaife, E. C.
Research in Science and Technological Education, v19 n1 p55-67 May 2001
Investigates the effect of instruction on preservice science teachers' conceptions of the scientist. Involves preservice teachers (n=26) and adopts a constructivist teaching approach. Concludes that whereas remediating strategies enhance understanding, students' worldview has a greater effect on meaningful learning. (Contains 37 references.) (Author/YDS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Nigeria