Cordilleran Section - 103rd Annual Meeting (4–6 May 2007)
Session No. 19 Saturday, 5 May 2007
1:30 PM-3:10 PM, WWU–Communications Facility: CF105

Geoscience Education

Sue DeBari and Scott Linneman, Presiding
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19-11:30 PM GEOMORPHIC LANDTYPE UNITS: INTEGRATING SOILS, GEOLOGY AND GIS IN THE UNDERGRADUATE CLASSROOM: COOLEY, Skye, Cirque Geoscience Consultants, 920 NE Indiana Street, Pullman, WA 99163, northisle@yahoo.com
19-21:50 PM ADDRESSING THE CONTROVERSY: TEACHING A GEOLOGY COURSE ON THE CREATION-EVOLUTION DEBATE: GLASS, Alexander, Department of Geological Sciences, Central Washington University, 400 E. University Avenue, MS 7418, Ellensburg, WA 98926, glassa@geology.cwu.edu
19-32:10 PM DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW CURRICULUM FOR A LAB-BASED, INTRODUCTORY EARTH SCIENCE COURSE FOR FUTURE ELEMENTARY TEACHERS: HOW FACULTY FROM A REGIONAL UNIVERSITY AND LOCAL COMMUNITY COLLEGES WORK TOGETHER TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT A COMMON GEOLOGY COURSE: SMITH, Brad K.1, BACHMAN, Jennifer2, DEBARI, Susan M.3, DOUGAN, Bernie4, FACKLER-ADAMS, Ben5, GRUPP, Steve6, LINNEMAN, Scott7, MITCHELL, Robert7, and PLAKE, Terri8, (1) Physical Sciences, Skagit Valley College, 2405 E College Way, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, bksmith@ctc.edu, (2) Science Department, Whatcom Community College, 237 W. Kellogg Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226, (3) Western Washington Univ, 516 High St, Bellingham, WA 98225-5996, (4) Science Department, Whatcom Community College, 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham, WA 98225, (5) Physical Science Department, Skagit Valley College, 2405 E College Way, Mt Vernon, WA 98273, (6) Geology Department, Everett Community College, 2000 Tower St, Everett, WA 98201, (7) Geology Department, Western Washington University, Mail Stop 9080, Bellingham, WA 98225, (8) Science Department, Northwest Indian College, 2522 Kwina Road, Bellingham, WA 98226
19-42:30 PM USING "HOW PEOPLE LEARN" AS A BLUEPRINT FOR DEVELOPING TEACHING STRATEGIES: AN EXAMPLE FROM AN INTRODUCTORY GEOLOGY COURSE FOR FUTURE ELEMENTARY TEACHERS AND NON-SCIENCE MAJORS: DEBARI, Susan M.1, BACHMAN, Jennifer2, DOUGAN, Bernie2, FACKLER-ADAMS, Ben3, KRATZ, Rene4, LINNEMAN, Scott1, MITCHELL, Robert J.1, PLAKE, Terri5, and SMITH, Brad3, (1) Geology Department, Western Washington University, Mail Stop 9080, Bellingham, WA 98225, debari@geol.wwu.edu, (2) Science Department, Whatcom Community College, 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham, WA 98225, (3) Physical Science Department, Skagit Valley College, 2405 E College Way, Mt Vernon, WA 98273, (4) Life Sciences, Everett Community College, 2000 Tower Street, Everett, WA 98201, (5) Science Department, Northwest Indian College, 2522 Kwina Road, Bellingham, WA 98226
19-52:50 PM A STRATEGY FOR REVEALING STUDENT PRECONCEPTIONS ABOUT GEOLOGIC TOPICS: MITCHELL, Robert J., Geology, Western Washington University, 516 High St, Bellingham, WA 98225, robert.mitchell@geol.wwu.edu

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