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Contributions from Science Education Research

Editors: Pintó, Roser, Couso, Digna (Eds.)

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  • Conference proceedings of the Fifth European Science Education Research Association conference
  • Includes edited versions of 37 outstanding papers presented during the conference
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In August 2005, over 500 international researchers from the field of science education met at the 5th European Science Education Research Association conference in Barcelona, Spain.

Two of the main topics at this conference were: the decrease in the number of students interested in school science and concern about the worldwide outcomes of studies on students’ scientific literacy. At the conference, over 400 papers were presented, covering a wide range of topics relevant to science education research, such as evidence-based practice, teachers’ professional development, the role of ICT and multimedia, formal and informal learning environments, and argumentation and modelling in science education. This volume includes edited versions of 37 outstanding papers presented during the conference, including the lectures of the keynote speakers. They have been selected for their quality, variety and interest, and present a good overview of the field of science education research.

Table of contents (37 chapters)

Table of contents (37 chapters)
  • Interest in Science: Lessons and non-lessons from TIMSS and PISA

    Pages 3-10

    Fensham, Peter J.

  • Research-based Innovative Units for Enhancing Student Cognitive Outcomes and Interest in Science

    Pages 11-26

    Treagust, David F.

  • Girls and Physics: Dilemmas and Tensions

    Pages 27-36

    Whitelegg, Elizabeth (et al.)

  • Contested Territory: The Actual and Potential Impact of Research on Teaching and Learning Science on Students’ Learning

    Pages 39-57

    Leach, John

  • Studying Science Teaching Practices in Relation to Learning: Time Scales of Teaching Phenomena

    Pages 59-75

    Tiberghien, Andrée (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Contributions from Science Education Research
Editors
  • Roser Pintó
  • Digna Couso
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-5032-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4020-5032-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-5031-2
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-8730-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 518
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