Friday, July 31, 2015

Article by Dr. Anthony Petrosino is featured in the recent issue of the journal Evolution: Education and Outreach 8(2)

8th and Grand Sts- Hoboken, NY 2015
The article, Decentralized thinking and understanding of evolution in K-12 evolution education, is co-authored by Dr. Margaret Lucero (Santa Clara University- former STEM Education graduate student) and Michele Mann (current STEM Education doctoral student), and reports a study on high school biology teachers from the same department and how they taught key evolutionary concepts such as variation, selection, inheritance, deep time and decentralized thinking. Dr. Petrosino is a co-founder of the UTeach Program- currently being replicated in 50 colleges and universities in the United States.