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American Journal of Physics
written by Catherine H. Crouch and Eric Mazur
Presents data from 10 years of teaching using Peer Instruction (PI) in calculus- and algebra-based introductory physics courses for non-majors. Results indicate increased mastery of both conceptual reasoning and quantitative problem solving upon implementing PI. Discusses ways to improve the implementation of PI. (Contains 34 references.)
American Journal of Physics: Volume 69, Issue 9, Pages 970-977
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- Active Learning
= Peer Instruction
- Pedagogy
General Physics
- Physics Education Research
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DOI:
10.1119/1.1374249
Keywords:
Higher Education, Learning, Peer Instruction, Peer Teaching, Physics, Problem Solving, Science Education, Teaching Methods
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Metadata instance created June 13, 2005 by Lyle Barbato
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October 20, 2011 by Sam McKagan
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September 1, 2001
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C. Crouch and E. Mazur, Am. J. Phys. 69 (9), 970 (2001), WWW Document, (http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1374249).
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C. Crouch and E. Mazur, Peer instruction: Ten years of experience and results, Am. J. Phys. 69 (9), 970 (2001), <http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1374249>.
APA Format
Crouch, C., & Mazur, E. (2001, September 1). Peer instruction: Ten years of experience and results. Am. J. Phys., 69(9), 970-977. Retrieved October 24, 2014, from http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1374249
Chicago Format
Crouch, Catherine, and Eric Mazur. "Peer instruction: Ten years of experience and results." Am. J. Phys. 69, no. 9, (September 1, 2001): 970-977, http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1374249 (accessed 24 October 2014).
MLA Format
Crouch, Catherine, and Eric Mazur. "Peer instruction: Ten years of experience and results." Am. J. Phys. 69.9 (2001): 970-977. 24 Oct. 2014 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1119/1.1374249>.
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