Category Archives: Exemplary Science Teaching

A How-To: Exemplary Science Teaching

Out of the hundreds of thousands of science teachers in the US, each take their own approach to teaching their students. But what does it take to be exemplary? Science is most commonly taught using a lecture style class. The … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged | 6 Comments

Exemplary Science Teaching

Being exemplary, being the best, is something that we all strive for in our careers. Athletes, musicians, CEOs are always striving to be more efficient, successful, and profitable. Teachers are the same way. But how do you measure your effectiveness … Continue reading

Posted in Cooperative Learning, Exemplary Science Teaching | 5 Comments

“EST-ablishing” yourself as an Exemplary Science Teacher

What does it mean to be an Exemplary Science Teacher? Exemplary Science Teaching is — by it’s nature — what every science educator should strive for. Simply put, Exemplary Science Teaching involves the continual refinement of educational practices in order … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching, Misc | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Going Above and Beyond – Exemplary Science Teaching

Teachers are memorable. They shape our growing minds, guide us, and walk with us through the learning process. If you asked me my favorite science teacher I’ve ever had, I could tell you right away that it was my 11th … Continue reading

Posted in Cooperative Learning, Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Being an Exemplary Teacher in Today’s World

With each exciting passing moment we visit each day, we cannot help but stop to worry and anticipate the future. This is especially true for our schools as they prepare people to succeed in modern society. As they look to … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

The Provisions of Exemplary Science Teaching

Exemplary means ” serving as a desirable model; representing the best of its kind”. So knowing what exemplary means and applying this to the basis of scientific teaching we can better understand how the two correlate. I feel that exemplary … Continue reading

Posted in Cooperative Learning, Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

So You Want to be an Exemplary Science Teacher?

If your high school science classes were anything like mine, the only thing you’ll remember is that the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell and that a binder does not make a comfortable pillow. Student’s don’t want to sit … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching | 3 Comments

Out of this WORLD Science Teaching!

What kinds of teachers make a difference everyday? What kinds of teachers take chances for the betterment of their students? Below I will discuss some of the many qualities that makes teachers extraordinarily, exemplary. Characteristics of Exemplary Teaching ~ Instruction … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching, Misc | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Exemplary Teaching in Science?

Many people have heard of “exemplary teaching” but what does it really mean and how does one achieve it? Top tips to be an exemplary science teacher: Move around Teaching isn’t always just the teacher standing at the front of … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged , | 3 Comments

The Extinction of Average Teaching

The time for endless worksheets, solely lecture based classes, and teaching within the pretty painted lines that the textbooks lay out has come to an end. An extinction event has occurred. Although scary, extinction of these traditional views on education … Continue reading

Posted in Exemplary Science Teaching | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments