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edited by Andrew Fraknoi and William H. Waller
The Astronomical Society of the Pacific and the New England Space Science Initiative in Education hosted "Cosmos in the Classroom," July 16 - 18, 2004 on the campus of Tufts University.  About 200 instructors from around the country met for panels, workshops, poster sessions, and discussion about how to present astronomy more effectively for non-science majors. The meeting program is available, as well as a 390 page compendium of meeting handouts, poster papers, and several extensive resource guides.
A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy
Part of the Cosmos in the Classroom 2004 series
Tufts University: July 16 - 18, 2004
Pages 390
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astronomy teacher, support content for astronomy, teaching
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presented at the A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy, Tufts University, 2004, WWW Document, (http://www.astrosociety.org/events/cosmos/cosmos04/cosmos.html).
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Cosmos in the Classroom 2004: A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy presented at the A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy, Tufts University, 2004, <http://www.astrosociety.org/events/cosmos/cosmos04/cosmos.html>.
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Fraknoi, A., & Waller, W. (Eds.). (2004, July 16 - 18). Cosmos in the Classroom 2004: A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy. Paper presented at A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy, Tufts University. Retrieved April 19, 2014, from http://www.astrosociety.org/events/cosmos/cosmos04/cosmos.html
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Fraknoi, Andrew, and William Waller, eds. "Cosmos in the Classroom 2004: A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy." Paper presented at the A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy, Tufts University, July 16 - 18, 2004. http://www.astrosociety.org/events/cosmos/cosmos04/cosmos.html (accessed 19 April 2014).
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Fraknoi, Andrew, and William Waller, eds. "Cosmos in the Classroom 2004: A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy." A Hands-on Symposium on Teaching Introductory Astronomy. Tufts University: 2004. 390 of Cosmos in the Classroom 2004. 19 Apr. 2014 <http://www.astrosociety.org/events/cosmos/cosmos04/cosmos.html>.
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