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S. Tobias; Publisher: Research Corporation
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This book explores why so few efforts at reforming science education are successful, and why it is that the 300 studies on the subject published over the past decade have done little…
Journal of College Science Teaching
  
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M. Zeilik and W. Bisard, J. Coll. Sci. Teaching, 29 (4), 229-232 (2000).
This article reports on students' preexisting knowledge and examines misconceptions among nonscience major undergraduate students. The author focuses on evaluating results of…
Research in Science and Technological Education
  
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R. Trumper, Res. Sci. & Technol. Educ., 19 (1), 97-109 (2001).
Senior high school students' astronomy conceptions were analysed by means of a written questionnaire presented to them during the beginning of the first semester. The main findings…
Physics Education
  
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R. Trumper, Phys. Educ., 35 (1), 9-15 (2000).
A questionnaire of 19 questions given to 76 students entering an `Introduction to astronomy' course at university showed that the students held a series of misconceptions on several…
  
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R. Lindell and S. Sommer
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R. Lindell and S. Sommer, PERC 2003 Proceedings, 73-76.
The Lunar Phases Concept Inventory (LPCI) is a twenty-item multiple-choice inventory developed to aid instructors in assessing the mental models their students utilize when answering…
American Journal of Physics
  
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R. Bieniek and M. Zeilik, Am. J. Phys., 44 (7), 695-696 (1976).
Summarizes the results of a student opinion questionnaire that was distributed to students of a PSI (Personalized System of Instruction) astronomy course for seven consecutive…
Studies in Educational Evaluation
  
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M. Finegold and D. Pundak, Stud. Educ. Eval., 17 (1), 151-166 (1991).
School students' conceptual frameworks in astronomy and students' levels of knowledge and conceptualization were examined for 130 students in grades 2 through 12. Knowledge and…
  
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Editor: A. Fraknoi; Publisher: Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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This guide provides resources (written and on the web) about the contributions of women to astronomy. It includes sections on over 30 specific women of the past and present, and also…
  
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Publisher: National Science Foundation
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This site has a list of NSF funded research opportunities for undergraduate students in Astronomy. Students can search for REU Sites and Faculty can get information on how to present…
Science Education
  
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U. Eriksson, Sci. Educ., 98 (3), 412–442 (2014).
An overlooked feature in astronomy education is the need for students to learn to extrapolate three-dimensionality and the challenges that this may involve. Discerning critical…
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