From our own biology to the smartphones in our pockets, science plays a role in every aspect of our lives. If we want our students to navigate such a world, they must be able to logically examine and process all of the information they receive. Welcome to EDUO 9511 – Scientific Method. The purpose of this course is to create a thorough, well thought out unit on the scientific method. To that end, participants will not only be provided with resources on the scientific method, but will also explore the next generation science standards as well as the importance of STEAM in education. By meeting the requirements of this class, participating teachers will earn one semester unit of graduate level extension credit from Dominican University of California, a fully accredited university.
After completing this course, you will demonstrate or indicate:
This course aligns with all of the next generation science standards associated with the scientific method. These standards can be found at www.nextgenscience.org
Instructor: Ryan Pickett