Teaching Teachers: Breathing New Life Into Elementary Science Preservice Teacher Education

by: Taylor J. Mach and Mandy M. Mach

This column enhances the repertoire of preservice and inservice teachers. This article discusses a preservice curriculum with an emphasis on inquiry, utilization of local science resources, and exposure to a plethora of teaching techniques through application to course readings and activities.

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5E General Science Inquiry Literacy NGSS Pedagogy Preservice Science Education Teacher Preparation Teaching Strategies


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 7/1/2018Stock # sc18_055_09_83Volume 055Issue 09

NSTA Press produces classroom-ready activities, hands-on approaches to inquiry, relevant professional development, the latest scientific education news and research, assessment and standards-based instruction.

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