3 Recommendations are tagged with "problem-solving"
Which problem-solving research-based assessment should I use in my class?April 10, 2021 by Adrian Madsen, Sarah B. McKagan, Eleanor C. Sayre, and Cassandra A. Paul
This article discusses and compares 3 research-based assessments on problem-solving to help you choose one to use in your course.
concept inventories, assessment, problem-solving
Arguments for skeptical colleaguesFebruary 12, 2016 by Sam McKagan, PhysPort Director
Do your skeptical colleagues question you or ask you to justify your use of research-based teaching methods in physics? This recommendation provides answers to the most frequently asked questions about research-based teaching in physics from your skeptical colleagues.
-What is PER and why should I care?
-What are research-based teaching methods in physics and why should I care?
skeptical colleagues, physics education research, active learning, assessment, problem-solving
Ten results of physics education research that every physics instructor should knowFebruary 11, 2016 by Sam McKagan, PhysPort Director
This is a draft outline for an article describing the results of physics education research that are most important for practicing physics instructors to know and apply in their classrooms. We will be publishing the results in installments on PhysPort. The goals of this article are to explain the research behind each result in enough detail that readers can easily understand why…
physics education research, active learning, assessment, problem-solving, beliefs