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Nigel Coutts

Learning with the New Science & Technology Curriculum - The Learner's Way - 19 views

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    In the final weeks of 2017 a new Science & Technology Curriculum for Kindergarten to Year Six slipped into the schools of New South Wales. What does this new curriculum bring and what does it reveal about the nature of learning as we approach the year 2020?
Nigel Coutts

Understanding the true nature of science - The Learner's Way - 20 views

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    As thousands take to the streets as part of a global 'March for Science' it is worth considering the significant role that education has to play. What are the messages we need to send our students about science and what role have schools played in creating the current climate? Now seems like the time to pause and reflect on the place of science in our community and our schools.
Nigel Coutts

Striving to preserve Truth - The Learner's Way - 11 views

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    What purposes does education serve? What needs of humanity does education serve? What might the product of our labours be like and how might our efforts contribute to the greater good? These are questions we have long struggled with but with but it seems that in the current times we might need to rethink how we answer these questions.
Michael Sheehan

7 (more) websites that make learning science fun - 100 views

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    More great science websites to enhance student learning.
Roland Gesthuizen

Sudden interest in math -- how teachers can motivate pupils - 25 views

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    "The lack of interest in math or natural sciences is one of the most frequently voiced causes for concern in the debate surrounding education, at least in Germany. It has been seen time and again that pupils lose their enthusiasm for physics, chemistry and math once they reach eighth or ninth grade. But is this inevitable? And if not, how can teachers steer a different course?"
Michael Sheehan

5 Seriously Amazing Science Education Websites - 178 views

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    5 more very cool science based websites for teachers and students.
Thieme Hennis

Operation ARIES! - 64 views

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    educational multi-user virtual game
Michael Sheehan

7 outstanding science based websites you may not know - 194 views

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    Have fun exploring these science based websites that you may not have seen.
Rachel Hinton

The Concord Consortium | Revolutionary digital learning for science, math and engineering - 65 views

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    The Concord Consortium is a nonprofit educational research and development organization based in Concord, Massachusetts. We create interactive materials that exploit the power of information technologies.
Michael Sheehan

Learning Never Stops: Annenberg Learner Interactives- A Powerful Education Resource - 3 views

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    Powerful and engaging interactive lessons for students and teachers. Must see!
Michael Sheehan

Learning Never Stops: Math, Science, Writing, and Great Recipes - 5 views

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    Brain Genie, a great site to help students with math and science plus a writing site called 750 Words.
Mary Walker Hope

The Why Files | The Science Behind the News - 4 views

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    Learn about the science behind current events.  News stories that have ties to science are explained in an easy to read format.
Paul McKean

Mobento - Video Learning Platform - 83 views

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    A good educational video site on topics including a wide range of science, history, maths, computing and more. Search using words that appear in the video. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Video%2C+animation%2C+film+%26+Webcams
nicholae1

Udacity | Free Online Courses. Advance your College Education & Career - 8 views

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    Online learning from former Stanford profs - build a search engine, or a robotic car
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    Udacity is a totally new kind of learning experience. You learn by solving challenging problems and pursuing udacious projects with world-renowned university instructors (not by watching long, boring lectures). At Udacity, we put you, the student, at the center of the universe.
Terie Engelbrecht

Problem Based Learning: Making Science Relevant to Students - 5 views

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    Example PBL Units for science; mostly cell biology
S Berrend

Science360 - The Knowledge Network - 9 views

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    nice videos on a variety of STEM topics curated by NSF
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    Excellent resource. Short videos on a wide array of science topics. Upper school audiences mostly.
Greta Oppe

The properties of solids, liquids and gases - ABPI - Resources for Schools - 64 views

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    One of many resources at ABPI
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    Animation: The properties of solids, liquids and gases
Beth Panitz

Exploratorium: the museum of science, art and human perception - 56 views

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    Exploratorium - Great Hands-on activities with instructions presented by video
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