Scott Brande


University of Alabama at Birmingham

Workshop Participant, Webinar Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (5)

Rolling Rocks (Not the Beer!) - How Nature Shapes Stone part of Teach the Earth:Teaching Activities
The transformation of massive rock to sediment (i.e., gravel) is a process of nature not confined to Earth. A qualitative introduction to the forces of weathering and erosion that control the development of ...

Conference Presentations (6)

Place-based Learning On Campus with A High-Resolution Topographic Map part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2024:Program:Poster Sessions:Friday Poster Session
A typical laboratory activity for introductory physical geology students is learning how to read and analyze landscapes with USGS topographic maps. If a local higher-resolution topographic map were used instead of ...

Other Contributions (3)

Scott Brande -- Making a Video part of Videos:Videos Workshop 2014:Contributed Videos
This is short how-to video meant to help others start making videos of their own.

Future GER (Research) Should be Directed by Results of Meta-Analysis of Fragmented Literature on Active Learning Interventions part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2016:Program:Morning Workshops:GER:Idea Papers
Scott Brande, University of Alabama at Birmingham I think the most important (and recent) paper published in the field of STEM learning is that by Freeman et al (2014) Active learning increases student performance ...

Research on Cognitive Domain in Geoscience Learning: Temporal and Spatial Reasoning part of NAGT:Our Work:Geoscience Education Research:Community Framework for GER:Cognitive - Spatial and Temporal Reasoning
Download a pdf of this chapterKatherine Ryker, University of South Carolina and Allison J. Jaeger, Temple University. With contributions from: Scott Brande, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Mariana Guereque, ...


Workshop Participant (38 workshops)

EER 2020 Teaching about Water Resources and Melting Ice Using GETSI
July 2020
EER 2020 Implementing Virtual and Augmented Reality in the Classroom
July 2020
Universal Design in Earth Education : Approaches to access and accommodation for a more inclusive STEM experience
July 2018

Webinar Participant (7 webinars)