EDSP 609 Advanced Methods in Teaching High School Science

This course will provide opportunities for teachers to encourage their students to ask questions, make discoveries, gather data, analyze explanations and communicate scientific arguments which are key ingredients in a classroom where vibrant inquiry is taking place. The Teaching High School Science library will help new and veteran science teachers integrate national science standards and inquiry learning into their curricula. Showing science classrooms around the country, the modules cover topics in life science, physical science, Earth and space science and integrated science. They also show a range of teaching techniques and student/teacher interaction.