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A Journey to 2050
Feeding a growing population
BY DEBRA SPIELMAKER
he world’s population is
expected to reach nearly 10
billion by 2050 and continue
growing until approximately 2100,
when the po...
Using diaper advertisements to create product testers
By Tiffany Pace
We began our visual literacy quest while studying mix-
tures and solutions, including exploring a variety of polymers
by making j...
21 Vol. 48, No. 2, 2018
Improving Retention Through Metacognition
Improving Retention Through
Metacognition: A Program for
Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing and First-
Generation STEM College Students
By Scott V...
Helping Students Hear
and Feel the Cosmos
BY DAN CHIBNALL, JESSE WILCOX,
AND SARAH WILLEFORD
Space science/scale of sola...
28 Journal of College Science Teaching
A Summer Institute for STEM
Graduate Teaching Assistants:
Exploring Teaching Perceptions
By Seema Rivera
Many undergraduate students
will experience being tau...
48 • • NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018
understanding of science visuals
with a circulatory system model
By Julianne Coleman and Carol Donovan
A solar energy system design challenge
JIE CHAO, CHARLES XIE, JOYCE MASSICOTTE,
COREY SCHIMPF , JEFF LOCKWOOD, XUDONG
HUANG, AND CRAIG BEAULIEU
40 Journal of College Science Teaching
RESEARCH AND TEACHING
Students in introductory science
laboratory courses benefit from
comprehensive technical writing
instruction. Written communication
48 Journal of College Science Teaching
RESEARCH AND TEACHING
Participation in course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs)
allows students greater and equitable access to the high-impact...
Students thoughtfully engage
in problem-based learning and
civically engage in a timely issue.
By Sumer Seiki
ooking out at the Pacific Ocean waves pounding
against our sandy shore as I made my...