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A collection highlighting papers, presentations, and a book from the CWSEI and CU-SEI, including results of numerous research studies.

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Collection's Items (Sorted by Item Type in Ascending order): 41 to 60 of 182
Item TypeTitleSubjectAuthor(s)Issue DateAccess
PaperA Research-Based Approach to Assessing Student Learning Issues in Upper-Division Electricity & Magnetismphysics and astronomy; student difficultiesStephanie Chasteen; Steven Pollock2009Open
PaperImpact assessment of a department-wide science education initiative using students' perceptions of teaching and learning experiencesearth and ocean sciences; SEI; attitudes, beliefs, perceptionsFrancis Jones2017Publisher
PaperInvention Activities: A Path to Expertisephysics and astronomy; invention activities; novice-expertJames Day; Wendy Adams; Carl Wieman; Daniel Schwartz; Douglas Bonn2014Publisher
PaperCircuits and logic in the lab: toward a coherent picture of computationcomputer science; logicElizabeth Patitsas; Kimberly Voll; Mark Crowley; Steven Wolfman2010Publisher
PaperDeveloping Tutorials for Advanced Physics Students: Processes and Lessons Learnedphysics and astronomy; tutorials; senior studentsCharles Baily; Michael Dubson; Steven Pollock2013Publisher
PaperSPESS: A New Instrument For Measuring Student Perceptions In Earth and Ocean Scienceearth and ocean sciences; surveys; attitudes, beliefs, perceptionsAlison Jolley; Erin Lane; Ben Kennedy; Frappe-Tom Seneclauze-Pierre2012Publisher
PaperAssessing Student Learning in Middle-Division Classical Mechanics/Math Methodsphysics and astronomy; assessing learningMarcos Caballero; Steven Pollock2013Publisher
PaperA New Tool for Measuring Student Behavioral Engagement in Large University Classesgeneral; student engagementErin Lane; Sara Harris2015Publisher
PaperCollaborative Testing: Evidence of Learning in a Controlled In-Class Study of Undergraduate Studentsgeneral; collaborative learning; group tests; assessmentBrett Gilley; Bridgette Clarkston2014Publisher
PaperIncorporating learning goals about modeling into an upper-division physics laboratory experimentphysics and astronomy; senior students; learning goals; laboratoryBenjamin Zwickl; Noah Finkelstein; Heather Lewandowski2013Publisher
PaperImproved learning in a large-enrollment physics classgeneral; large class; learning gainsLouis Deslauriers; Ellen Schelew; Carl Wieman2011Publisher
PaperNot a magic bullet: the effect of scaffolding on knowledge and attitudes in online simulationsphysics and astronomy; simulationsIdo Roll; Adriana Briseno; N Yee; Ashley Welsh2014Publisher
PaperWhy not try a scientific approach to science education?general; SEICarl Wieman2007Publisher
PaperRevealing Student Thinking About Experimental Design and The Roles of Control Experimentslife sciences; student thinking; experimental design; laboratoryJia Shi; Joy Power; Michael Klymkowsky2011Open
PaperThe Mathematics Attitudes and Perceptions Survey: an instrument to assess expert-like views and dispositions among undergraduate mathematics studentsmathematics; surveys; attitudes, beliefs, perceptions; novice-expertWarren Code; Sandra Merchant; Wes Maciejewski; Matthew Thomas; Joseph Lo2016Publisher
PaperTransforming Upper-Division Electricity and Magnetismphysics and astronomy; course transformationStephanie Chasteen; Steven Pollock2008Open
PaperQualitative methods applied in the development of an introductory oceanography concept inventory surveyearth and ocean sciences; concept inventoryLeilani Arthurs; Thomas Marchitto2011Publisher
PaperInnovations in teaching undergraduate biology and why we need themlife sciences; teaching methodsWilliam Wood2009Publisher
PaperPreparing students for class: How to get 80% of students reading the textbook before classgeneral; pre-class assignments; student engagementCynthia Heiner; Amanda Banet; Carl Wieman2014Publisher
PaperExpanding the Use of Classroom Response Systems (CRS): CRS Integration with In-Class Group Activities in Large Classroomsearth and ocean sciences; large class; in-class activities; clickersLeilani Arthurs2008Publisher
Collection's Items (Sorted by Item Type in Ascending order): 41 to 60 of 182