TITLE

preparing Students for Authentic Science

AUTHOR(S)
Dolan, Erin L.; Lally, David J.; Brooks, Eric; Tax, Frans E.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Oct2008, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Partnership for Research and Education in Plant (PREP), a research initiative allowing students to conduct research regarding plant genes. The authors note the interest of students in conducting legitimate research and discuss the use of the plant Arabidopsis in classroom experiments in which student grow mutated varieties of plants to investigate plant genes. PREP offers Internet resources and the opportunity for collaboration in research.
ACCESSION #
34906348

 

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