Check out Hechinger Report | Why are other countries doing better in science

A recent Hechinger report shows the importance of building conceptual knowledge by sequencing topics appropriately, you’ll see that Duschl (of SENCER) and Roth, who I work with on inquiry for pre-service teachers, are quoted extensively. This analysis references science education but is generally applicable across disciplines.

http://hechingerreport.org/content/why-are-other-countries-doing-better-in-science-than-the-u-s_5056/

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About Dr. J. Metzker

I believe in the power of a liberal education to transform individuals and society. I am currently the Executive Director of the Brown Center for Faculty Innovation and Excellence. Formerly, I led a community engagement initiative and held a full professorship in chemistry at a public liberal arts university. I am a proud product of The Evergreen State College.
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