2006 Philadelphia Annual Meeting (2225 October 2006)
Session No. 217 Wednesday, 25 October 2006
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Pennsylvania Convention Center: 113 B

T57. We Can Do Better: Alternatives to the Same Old Lab-Lecture Format in the College Classroom (National Association of Geoscience Teachers; GSA Geoscience Education Division)

Dexter Perkins, Elizabeth King and Rachel O'Brien, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
217-11:30 PM THE FOUR STEPS LEADING TO COLLEGE SCIENCE TEACHING REFORM: PERKINS, Dexter, Dept. of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of North Dakota, Box 8358, Grand Forks, ND 58202-8358, dexter_perkins@und.edu
217-21:45 PM TO DO BETTER: IMPLEMENT THE SEVEN PRINCIPLES FOR GOOD PRACTICE IN UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION USING TECHNOLOGY: BURGER, H. Robert, Department of Geology, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063, rburger@email.smith.edu
217-32:00 PM PETROGLYPHS: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY, MULTICULTURAL PROJECT COMBINING SCIENCE, ART, AND BUSINESS IN THE LIBERAL ARTS CLASSROOM: BUCCIGROSS, Jeanne M., Chemistry and Physical Sciences, College of Mt. St. Joseph, 5701 Delhi Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233-1670, RIESTENBERG, Mary M., College Mount Saint Joseph, 5701 Delhi Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45233-1669, meg_riestenberg@mail.msj.edu, and EDWARDS, Mary A., Business Administration, College of Mt. St. Joseph
217-42:15 PM SIMPLE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE OIL GAME AS AN EFFECTIVE PROBLEM-BASED LEARNING EXERCISE INTO AN ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY LECTURE-FORMAT CLASS: VOORHEES, David H., Earth Science & Geology, Waubonsee Community College, Rt 47 @ Waubonsee Dr, Sugar Grove, IL 60554, dvoorhees@waubonsee.edu
217-52:30 PM EARTH SCIENCE AND THE SILVER SCREEN: DRIPPS, Weston R., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, weston.dripps@furman.edu
217-62:45 PM REBUILDING THE EARTH SCIENCE COURSE: KUHLMAN, Robert, Science Dept, Montgomery County Community College, 101 College Dr, Pottstown, PA 19464, rkuhlman@mc3.edu
 3:00 PM Break
217-73:15 PM ACTIVE LEARNING IN CLASS: TEACHING WITH WIRELESS TECHNOLOGIES IN LARGE SURVEY COURSES: VAN DER PLUIJM, Ben A., Geological Sciences/Environment, University of Michigan, 1100 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1005, vdpluijm@umich.edu, SAMSON, Perry J., Atmospheric, Oceanic & Space Sciences, Univ of Michigan, 1539 Space Research Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2143, and TEASLEY, Stephanie D., School of Information, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
217-83:30 PM COACHING GEOSCIENCE GRADUATE ASSISTANTS TO EFFECTIVELY SUPPORT STUDENT INQUIRY: GAY, Kyle, Curricular and Instructional Studies, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-4205, krg10@uakron.edu, OWENS, Kathie, Department of Curricular and Instructional Studies, Univ of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, and STEER, David, Department of Geology, Univ of Akron, Akron, OH 44325
217-93:45 PM CORNELL UNIVERSITY FIELD PROGRAM IN EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS: CONNECTING STUDENTS WITH COMMUNITY: MOORE, Alexandra, Cornell University, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Snee Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853-1504, am113@cornell.edu
217-104:00 PM TEACHING IN THE FIELD: GATHERING THE COLLECTIVE EXPERTISE: MCDARIS, John R., Science Education Research Center, Carleton College, 1 North College St, Northfield, MN 55057, jmcdaris@carleton.edu and MANDUCA, Cathryn A., Science Education Resource Center, Carleton College, Northfield, MN 55057
217-114:15 PM INCORPORATING PROBLEM BASED RESEARCH INTO AN UNDERGRADUATE SED/STRAT CLASS: AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE SAME OLD FORMAT: HANSON, Andrew D., Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 So. Maryland Parkway, Box 454010, Las Vegas, NV 89154-7003, andrew.hanson@unlv.edu and DRUSCHKE, Peter A., Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 South Maryland Parkway, Box 454010, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010
217-124:30 PM A DIGITAL RESOURCE COLLECTION SUPPORTING THE USE OF EARTHCHEM DATABASES IN GEOSCIENCE COURSES: RATAJESKI, Kent, Department of Geosciences, University of West Georgia, 1601 Maple Street, Carrollton, GA 30118, kratajes@westga.edu and ASH, Jason M., Department of Geology, University of Kansas, Lindley Hall, 1475 Jayhawk Boulevard, Lawrence, KS 66045

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