- Soviet Higher Education--A First-Hand Report. Tarnopolsky, Yuri // Academic Questions;Spring88, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p52
Focuses on the communist academic system of Russia. Comparison between the United States and Soviet academic system; Orientation of university education towards natural sciences and industry; Influence of the Ministry of Higher and Medium Special Education on academic system.
- Chirp, rattle, dart and glitter--at exotic Insect Zoo Erwin, Terry L.; Sandved, Kjell // Smithsonian;Nov1976, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p116
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- How to See It. Flannery, Maura C. // American Biology Teacher (National Association of Biology Teache;Oct98, Vol. 60 Issue 8, p619
Discusses issues relevant to observation, biology and natural history, highlighting the essay entitled `How to See it,' by Joseph Wood Krutch. Reference to essays which focus on observation; What the observation process entails.
- Natural Science Approaches to Questions of Subjectivity. Licht, Barbara G.; Torgesen, Joseph K. // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Aug/Sep1989, Vol. 22 Issue 7
Presents natural science approaches to questions of subjectivity. Contradiction on the need to switch to a new paradigm in understanding special education as proposed by Lous Heshusius in her article suggesting the use of the Newtonian mechanistic paradigm; Use of a natural science research to...
- Holistic Principles: Not Enhancing the Old but Seeing A-new. A Rejoinder. Heshusius, Lous // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Dec1989, Vol. 22 Issue 10
Comments on objections made to the essay by Licht and Torgesen on natural science paradigm and special education. Degree of objectivity versus the idea of objectivity; Theory-data separation versus theory-laden data; Subjectivities controlled by method versus subjectivity defined by real life...
- Exploring History. // License!;Aug2005, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p15
This article reports that the American Museum of Natural History is extending the reach of its treasure trove of resources to children, teachers, and families nationwide through a new partnership with the company Scholastic. The Scholastic/American Museum of Natural History Science Explorations...
- The Marine Theme: A contribution to learning in second language Biology students. Downs, Colleen T.; Drummond, Anne E.; Akhurst, E.G.J.; Inglis, Margie // South African Journal of Education;Feb2001, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p48
Evaluates the performance of life sciences students in natural history in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. Use of the marine theme questionnaire; Comparison among the background knowledge of life science students from different universities and colleges; Way to develop the poor background knowledge...
- Musings on a museum sleepover. Harrington, Spencer P. M. // Archaeology;Jan/Feb91, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p88
Recounts the author's experiences after having joined a camp-in at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Details and observations about the adventure; Educational considerations and exhibits.
- Recreating the past. // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p46
Reports on the Earthmobile trailer that helps Los Angeles students understand how the actions of nature and humans affect the world. Creation of fictional coastal canyon inside trailer; Project of the Education Division of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.