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written by Paul Green
Peer Instruction for Astronomy is an instructor's guide to a method of enhancing lecture classes in introductory astronomy. This technique requires that the instructor have a large number of conceptual short answer questions aimed at a variety of levels. This book provides the first compilation of such problems for Astronomy.  It also includes hints on use of the technique and applications of the method.
Pages 178
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Astronomy Education
Education Practices
- Active Learning
= Peer Instruction
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Best practice
= Instructor Guide/Manual
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- Educators
- non-digital
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© 2003 Addison-Wesley
interactive learning, interactive lecture
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Metadata instance created June 1, 2004 by Bruce Mason
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August 10, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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August 14, 2002
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