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Thursday, February 27 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teaching Science by Case Study

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In this session we will complete a case study to model the method of teaching science taught at the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science. This method promotes the use of active learning techniques in analyzing real life problems, and as such is a natural fit for the science classroom. I will also introduce you to a large database of pre-made case studies that you can use in your own classes, and will share some tips from my own experience in working with this method.

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Kathleen Bluemink

I studied for my B.Sc and B.Ed at UVic, graduating in 2009. From there I moved to Tumbler Ridge BC to work in the high school there for 1.5 years, a position which I left to volunteer with World Teach, teaching English and Science in the Marshall Islands for a 1 year term. The position... Read More →