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The TIMSS videotape study of grade 8 arithmetic lessons in the United States, Japan, and Germany additional illustrates the episodic nature of the applied curriculum on this nation. Mathematicians from U.S. universities have been asked to examine transcripts of arithmetic classes from Germany, Japan, and the United States (all indications of the nation by which the lessons have been taking place have been removed from the transcripts). These mathematicians rated each lesson in accordance with the general high quality of the mathematical content material introduced in them.

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Science Education: Biology

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Constructivists take this to coronary heart and search for accounts of information which are anti-realist and coherentist and/or constructivist during which the position of the exterior world in data claims is totally downplayed or non-existent. This argument is a central tenet of constructivism both with respect to scientific data and learning. The argument, although widespread, isn’t with out severe difficulties that depart the realist place untouched. Efforts to remove or neutralize the protection of evolution in high school biology textbooks within the United States have persisted with varying degrees of intensity and success since the 1920s.

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A collaborative project between Gravesend Grammar School for Girls (UK), a specialist engineering college, a specialist maths and ICT college and partner schools in Germany (Hamburg). Our women will develop a set of experiments/monitoring to be carried out on the surroundings. Our partners in Germany will develop the science and engineering features with us, and we are going to design (and build) common apparatus and compare results over time. The venture will culminate in a sequence of exchange visits between the English colleges and the German faculties, with presentations to the respective faculty populations at one another faculties. If successful, … Read More

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