Supporting Instructional Resources

Links to on-line instructional resources hosted by the Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College, with contributions from the On the Cutting Edge Professional Development Program, Starting Point, and DLESE Community Services Program.
Observing and Assessing Student Learning - assessment tools, instruments, and more about research on learning
Teaching Geoscience with Visualizations - using images, animations, and models effectively
Using Data in the Classroom - collections of Earth data, tools, activities, examples and pedagogic resources
Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences - techniques, activities and resources
Earth System Approach - designing an Earth system course, learning resources
Integrating Research and Education - examples include use of EarthChem and the MSA Crystal Structure Database
Course Design - tutorial for designing effective and innovative courses