wimon7 Example 1 : Set Animation Science Education Research the field concerned with sharing science content and process with individuals not traditionally considered part of the scientific community. The target individuals may be children, college students, or adults within the general public. The field of science education comprises science content, some sociology, and some teaching pedagogy (Ref: processsociologypedagogy is research conducted to investigate behavioral patterns in pupils, students, teachers and other participants in schools and other educational institutions. Such research is often conducted by examining work products such as documents and standardized test results. The methods of educational research are derived chiefly from the social sciences, and in particular from psychology. (Ref: standardized testsocial sciencespsychology
wimon8 An educational paradigm shift “It feels a bit like standing on the edge of the Antarctic and watching it change colour, or seeing the lost city of Atlantis rise from the depths, or some such fast forward phenomena that is rapidly changing the known world…” Louise Bywater and Julie Watts, Southern Australian Centre for Leaders in Education
wimon9 Industrial societyKnowledge based society Instruction in facts, data, rules, Formation of abilities, competencies Transfer of closed, definitive “textbook knowledge” Lifelong learning process supported by knowledge networks Learning in closed homogeneous groups at school Learning in flexible, heterogeneous groups “The sage on the stage”“Guide on the side” Frontal teachingConstructivist education Paradigm change in Education?