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A Review of Computer-Based Model Research in Precollege Science Classrooms While both building models and running simulations are learning activities compatible with the constructivist perspective, each provides somewhat different learning ...

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BioQUEST Challenges High School Students After the model building projects, students were given the GCK simulation. In contrast to typical textbook genetics problems where emphasis ...

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College Student Meets Electron Man This HHMI publication explores the use of computers in undergraduate education and cites BioQUEST users and PI, John R. Jungck....

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Developing Understanding Through Model-based Inquiry Teaching for, and learning with understanding are desirable educational goals and have been the centerpiece of two significant national reform ...

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Field Test a New Version of the Genetics Construction Kit for Macintosh Users BQ Notes article on new version of GCK available for Mac users....

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High school students' problem-solving performance on realistic genetics problems Problem solving is recognized as a valuable educational experience in science. Thus genetics, essentially a problem-solving science included in ...

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Modeling & Inquiry in a High School Genetics Class For nearly a decade we have been teaching and periodically revising a nine-week high school genetics course that was ...

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Science as Model Building: Computers and High-School Genetics A view of science teaching as problem posing, problem probing, and persuasion of peers was used to develop a high ...

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