Science Teaching Series

Internet Resources

I. Developing Scientific Literacy

II. Developing Scientific Reasoning

III. Developing Scientific Understanding

IV. Developing Scientific Problem Solving

V. Developing Scientific Research Skills

VI. Resources for Teaching Science

BSCS - Biological Sciences Curriculum Study

"BSCS (Biological Sciences Curriculum Study) has been a leader science education since 1958, emphasizing a comprehensive, inquiry-based approach to improved science teaching and learning. BSCS endeavors to improve all students’ understanding of science and technology by developing exemplary curricular materials, supporting their widespread and effective use, providing professional development, and con­ducting research and evaluation studies."

Reference: The BSCS Story: A History of the Biological Sciences Curriculum Study edited by Laura Engleman, Colorado Springs: BSCS, 2001.

BSCS: Centers for Curriculum Development, Professional Development, Research and Evaluation