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Richard Hake

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Re: Developing research-based curricula in college-based higher education
Posted: Mar 17, 2014 1:38 PM
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Some subscribers to Math-Teach might be interested in a discussion list post "Re: Developing research-based curricula in college-based higher education [Hake (2014)]. The abstract reads:

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ABSTRACT: Alan Jenkins, in his POD post "Developing research-based curricula in college-based higher education" at <http://bit.ly/1goohbN> uses the term "research-based curricula" to mean: (a) "curricula emphasizing research or inquiry BY students," NOT (b) "curricula shown to be effective in promoting higher-order learning by education research."

For a review of the latter see e.g.: (1) "Adapting to a Changing World - Challenges and Opportunities in Undergraduate Physics Education" [NRC (2013)] <http://bit.ly/126os6j>; and (2) "Teaching and physics education research: bridging the gap" [Fraser et al. (2014) <http://bit.ly/1qITBqi>.

For anti-inquiry arguments see "Why Minimal Guidance During Instruction Does Not Work: An Analysis of the Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching" [Kirschner et al. (2006)] <http://bit.ly/duJVG4> and counters by Hmelo-Silver et al. (2007) <http://bit.ly/aKUD5s>; Kuhn (2007) <http://bit.ly/ekxUvD>; Schmidt et al. (2007) <http://bit.ly/9uwVc8>; & Hake (2010) <http://bit.ly/aGlkjm>.

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Richard Hake, Emeritus Professor of Physics, Indiana University; Honorary Member, Curmudgeon Lodge of Deventer, The Netherlands; President, PEdants for Definitive Academic References which Recognize the Invention of the Internet (PEDARRII); LINKS TO: Academia <http://bit.ly/a8ixxm>; Articles <http://bit.ly/a6M5y0>; Blog <http://bit.ly/9yGsXh>; Facebook <http://on.fb.me/XI7EKm>; GooglePlus <http://bit.ly/KwZ6mE>; Google Scholar <http://bit.ly/Wz2FP3>; Linked In <http://linkd.in/14uycpW>; Research Gate <http://bit.ly/1fJiSwB>; Socratic Dialogue Inducing (SDI) Labs <http://bit.ly/9nGd3M>; Twitter <http://bit.ly/juvd52>.



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Hake, R.R. 2014. "Re: Developing research-based curricula in college-based higher education," online on the OPEN! AERA-L archives at <http://bit.ly/Ou3skL>.. The abstract and link to the complete post are being transmitted to several discussion lists and are also on my blog "Hake'sEdStuff" at <http://bit.ly/1gr50SB>.









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