- 123 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Tutwiler, Michael Shane,
- Contents: Introduction / Diane Jass Ketelhut -- One: Science learning issue #1: learning real science -- Two: Science learning issue #2: assessment -- Three: Science learning issue #3: motivation -- Four: Implementing technologies into science classrooms.Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: When implemented effectively, technology has great potential to positively connect with learning, assessment, and motivation in the context of K-12 science education and inquiry. Written by leading experts on technology-enhanced science learning and educational research, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology research and theory and brings it to a wider audience. With chapters on the fundamentals of science learning and assessment, integration of technology int o classrooms, and examples of specific technologies, this concise volume is designed for any course on science learning that includes technology use in the curriculum. It will be indispensable for student researchers and both pre-and in-service teachers alike--back cover.