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Scaffolding for Failure
Helping Students Navigate Engineering Design Failure
By Pamela Lottero-Perdue and Elizabeth Perry
lthough teachers are accus-
tomed to scaffolding students
for success, teac...
31 Vol. 48, No. 4, 2019
Arriving at a Better Answer
Arriving at a Better Answer:
A Decision Matrix for Science Lab
By Emily K. Faulconer, Laura S. Faulconer, and James R. Hanamean
36 Journal of College Science Teaching
What’s Important: An Exploratory
Analysis of Student Evaluations
About Physics Professors on
By Mihwa Park
This study explored students’...
5 Vol. 48, No. 4, 2019
n this issue, I am using my edi-
torial space to share with JCST
readers important informa-
tion about the newest addition
to the 2019 NSTA STEM Forum
that will b...
12 Journal of College Science Teaching
Guided Inquiry-Based Activities
Positively Impact Learning in
Community College Courses
By Farshad Tamari and Ivan Shun Ho
To determine w...
46 Journal of College Science Teaching
Creating a Video Case Study
By Annie Prud’homme-Généreux, J. Phil Gibson, and Melissa Csikari
ases are stories with a
message. They are not
55 Vol. 48, No. 4, 2019
In very large lecture classes, student
engagement is always a challenge,
and many instructors use electronic
student response systems (SRS) to
promote student engagement an...
64 Journal of College Science Teaching
RESEARCH AND TEACHING
Two-stage collaborative testing is
an assessment strategy that involves
students initially writing a test
individually and then immedi...
74 Journal of College Science Teaching
RESEARCH AND TEACHING
Construction Ahead: Evaluating
Deployment Methods for Categorization
Tasks as Precursors to Lecture
By Anne Marie A. Casper, Jacob M. W...