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Life Is Just a Game: An Active Learning Activity to Teach Life History Evolution
29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Clinton T. Laidlaw*1, Jamie L. Jensen**1
Brigham Young University
A novel activity was designed to introduce students to the concepts of natural selection and life history using an active-learning, constructivist format. It consisted of two parts: 1) a brief...
Adaptation of Plants in the Human-Altered Environment (PHAE) for a non-lab course on biodiversity conservation
12 May 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Emily Nodine
PHAE is a project to compare effects of landscape alteration intensities on plant biomass and diversity. This adaptation modifies the (adapted) modules for a non-lab course on conservation,...
2019 EDSIN Conference Proceedings
02 Apr 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Alycia Crall1, Carrie Diaz Eaton2, Wendy Gram, Shobhana Gupta, AJ Lauer3, Lea Shanley, Sarah A Stone4, Bonnie Swan5, Elizabeth Sudduth6, Kaitlin Stack Whitney7, Kamuela Yong8
1. The Carpentries 2. Unity College 3. National Center for Atmospheric Research 4. eScience Institute - University of Washington 5. University of Central Florida 6. Georgia Gwinnett College 7. Rochester Institute of Technology 8. University of Hawaii - West Oahu
Bringing Conversations on Diversity and Inclusion in Data Science to the Ecological and Environmental Sciences, was a 3-day conference hosted at the UCAR's Center Green in Boulder, Colorado, April...
An Adaptation of "Plants in the Human-Altered Environment (PHAE)" for 100% Remote Learning at East Stroudsburg University
11 Dec 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Emily Rollinson
East Stroudsburg University
PHAE is a project to compare effects of landscape alteration intensities on plant diversity. This adaptation modified and extends the modules to suit fully remote learning (data collected...
Plants in the Human-Altered Environment (PHAE): EREN-NEON Flexible Learning Project
07 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jason Kilgore1, Karen Kuers2
1. Washington & Jefferson College 2. The University of the South
A project to compare effects of a continuum of landscape alteration intensities on plant diversity, biomass, and ecosystem services, and to explore human socioeconomic connections to plants in the...
Scientist Spotlights: Integrating Themes of Diversity and Inclusion with Course Content
04 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Dax Ovid1, Kimberly Tanner1, Jeff Schinske2
1. San Francisco State University 2. Foothill College
The Scientist Spotlights Initiative empowers middle/high school, college, and university science educators to implement inclusive curricula that help ALL students see themselves in science.
Anti-bias Education Puppet Plays
28 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Julia Robinson
Cecilia Berg Center for Environmental Education; Hefner Museum of Natural History; Miami University
Nature provides science content for teacher preparation certification programs and the backdrop for puppet plays used as a springboard for teaching the NAEYC's four goals of Anti-bias...
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Ecology: Introducing the Environmental Data Science Inclusion Network (EDSIN)
21 May 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Alycia Crall1, Carrie Diaz Eaton2, Megan A. Jones3, Claire Lunch3, Katherine Jones4
1. The Carpentries 2. Unity College 3. National Ecological Observatory Network 4. NEON / Battelle
The Environmental Data Science Inclusion Network (EDSIN) was launched in the spring of 2019 following an NSF INCLUDES conference. This poster, summarizing the event, was presented at the 2019...
CSCCE blog posts and tip sheets on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
13 May 2020 |
Posted by Alycia Crall
AGU's Ethics, Diversity, and Inclusion Program: 2019 Summary
07 May 2020 |
Posted by Alycia Crall
06 Feb 2020 |
Posted by Megan A. Jones Patterson
Thomas RaShad Easley
Diversity Indices: Shannon's H and E
15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces Shannon's diversity index in the context of understanding how to mathematically measure the species diversity in a community. It is intended for an introductory biology...
Diversity Indices: Simpson's D and E
This module introduces Simpson's diversity index in the context of understanding how to mathematically measure the species diversity in a community. It is intended for an introductory biology...
Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests: Learning How Plants Move Around
20 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sunshine Liberty Brosi
Frostburg State University
This module focuses on the dispersal of seeds from trees in fragmented tropical forests. Students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to...