Posted: Nov 25 2013
On Sunday, December 15 SERC's website (including NAGT .org) will be migrating to new servers. During the migration some site features will not be available including forms, content editing and email list delivery. Read on for more about the move and what it portends.
Posted: Oct 24 2013
The Science Education Resource Center at Carleton College is accepting applications for a new, full-time Assistant Director position. The Assistant Director assists the Director in designing, delivering, and managing Science Education Resource Center (SERC) programming.
The position is eligible for Carleton's benefits package. The position is open until filled. For additional information and application procedures visit the Carleton College Employment Webpage
Posted: Nov 23 2009
In Class, Coached Problem Solving describes how faculty can provide a structured, guided context for students to work collaboratively to solve problems. Inventing and Testing Models uses Model-Eliciting Activities, which are open-ended problems that challenge students to build models in order to solve complex, real-world problems.
Posted: Sep 15 2009
A new set of web pages about teaching with Guided Discovery Problems offers a wealth of information on using this teaching method, along with several detailed examples ready to use in the classroom.
Posted: Jun 23 2009
A module about Teaching Urban Students provides detailed background information about the characteristics of urban students, insights into effective teaching practices and examples of classroom approaches well suited to engage and support all urban students.
Posted: Jan 30 2009
New modules on using ConcepTests, Lecture Tutorials, and Structured Academic Controversy are now available. Each module includes information about the method, how to use it in your classroom, references, and a collection of example activities.