Rivers as Social-Ecological-Technological Systems: Integrative Issue Formulation and Problem Solving
20 Jan 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Zbigniew Grabowski
Flowing surface waters continue to capture the human imagination and are increasingly harnessed by many interdependent human activities. Existing theories for studying rivers as cohesive ecological...
Dr Pankaj Mehrotra
The Lecture-Free Classroom: Teaching students backward design and Bloom's Taxonomy to create their own learning environment
23 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By George E Plopper1, Zsuzsanna Szabo2
1. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 2. Marist College
We describe Presentation Enhanced Learning (PEL), a flexible, lecture-free, field-tested teaching format to promote problem-based, active learning in upper-division or graduate biological sciences...
Climate change and Strawberries: A real-life problem-based activity for teaching ANOVA
08 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Nicole Hopkins1, Holly Felker1, Catharine Dickerson1, Terry O'Brien1, Dex Whittinghill1, Nathan Ruhl1
This is a real-life lab activity for teaching ANOVA using Problem-Based Learning and formatted for one-day (JMP or R) or two-day (JMP) implementations.
Glenroy Dean Martin
Justin Michael Bradshaw
Have fish assemblages recovered from the legacy of acid rain?
28 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Christine May1, Patrick Harmon1
James Madison University
This module provides a framework for upper-level ecology students to learn about limiting factors for stream fish diversity, using data from Shenandoah National Park and gaining skills in...
Natalia Pasternak Taschner