education research – Page 6

  • Hydrogen bonding in water molecule
    News

    Demystifying bonding

    2012-01-01T13:29:00Z

    Distillate: David Read looks at recent chemical education research

  • Dask gas cloud
    News

    Getting to grips with gases

    2012-01-01T00:00:00Z

    Distillate: David Read looks at recent chemical education research

  • Cherries
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    Recording lectures offers ‘second bite of the cherry’

    2011-09-01T13:33:00Z

    Distillate: David Read looks at recent chemical education research

  • Perceptions of school science chart
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    Perceptions of school science

    2011-06-01T00:00:00Z

    MORI has published a survey Public Attitudes to Science 2011

  • Students
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    PISA 2006

    2011-05-01T00:00:00Z

    The performance of students in the PISA

  • Secondary school students doing practical science
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    What is the evidence?

    2011-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Students who carry out practical investigations are likely to be familiar with a few key principles

  • Girl guide logo
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    Girls' attitudes survey 2010

    2010-11-01T00:00:00Z

    59% of girls say that homework is the worst thing about school

  • Teachers working together
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    Improving CPD

    2010-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Researchers in Germany exploit the findings of educational research in a professional development course for school science teachers

  • Learner-centred education - students working together
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    New Zealand versus Thailand

    2010-05-01T00:00:00Z

    How do secondary school science students compare in the two countries?

  • Students watching a bubbling flask with amazement
    News

    Practical motivation?

    2010-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Ian Abrahams, the London Institute of Education, investigates the role practical work has in motivating students

  • Laptop computers
    News

    Molecular simulation

    2010-01-01T00:00:00Z

    Can a computer simulation package enhance undergraduates' understanding of chemical topics? Swedish chemists investigate

  • Word equation with a missing element on a blackboard
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    Understanding word equations

    2010-01-01T00:00:00Z

    Cambridge chemists find out how secondary school chemistry students compile word equations.

  • Thinking about chemistry
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    Views about science

    2010-01-01T00:00:00Z

    Judith Bennett and Sylvia Hogarth of York University have developed a new research technique to gain greater insight into students' attitudes towards science

  • A student on her laptop giving a thumbs up
    News

    Student response technology

    2009-05-01T00:00:00Z

    US researchers ask students their views on the benefits of using interactive quiz technology in lectures

  • Cartoon - building an 'idea lightbulb'
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    Different contexts - different ideas

    2009-01-01T00:00:00Z

    Researchers from Colorado State University investigate how students' chemical ideas are affected when the science is presented in unfamiliar contexts

  • Student using computer
    The Mole

    Online discussion

    2007-09-01T00:00:00Z

    US researchers report on an online discussion system which is designed to integrate and support scientific discussions within the classroom

  • A student holding a test tube
    News

    GCSE for the 21st century

    2007-05-01T00:00:00Z

    The first in a series of evaluations of the Twenty first century science GCSE course shows that the course is an improvement on traditional courses

  • Students in a South African classroom
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    Science in South Africa

    2007-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Researchers from South Africa and Australia have teamed up to introduce South African teachers to new teaching methods and to monitor how these affect students' performance

  • Students from Singapore wearing protective eye wear
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    Learning from the best

    2006-09-01T00:00:00Z

    Researchers from the National Institute of Education in Singapore have attempted to determine why pupils from Singapore and Japan are so successful in answering science questions.