Department of Science Teaching

Research Output

2020

Communicating the consensus on climate change to college biology majors: The importance of preaching to the choir

Sloane, J. D. & Wiles, J. R., Jan 1 2020, In : Ecology and Evolution. 10, 2, p. 594-601 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Evolution education is a complex landscape

Dunk, R. D. P., Barnes, M. E., Reiss, M. J., Alters, B., Asghar, A., Carter, B. E., Cotner, S., Glaze, A. L., Hawley, P. H., Jensen, J. L., Mead, L. S., Nadelson, L. S., Nelson, C. E., Pobiner, B., Scott, E. C., Shtulman, A., Sinatra, G. M., Southerland, S. A., Walter, E. M., Brownell, S. E. & 1 others, Wiles, J. R., Mar 1 2019, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 3, 3, p. 327-329 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Fundamental clinical skills of adult cardiopulmonary bypass: results of the 2017 national survey

Searles, B., Darling, E., Riley, J. & Wiles, J. R., May 1 2019, In : Perfusion (United Kingdom). 34, 4, p. 290-296 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Memory retrieval strategies to help retain stem content knowledge

Yasar, O., Veronesi, P., Maliekal, J., Little, L. J. & Tillotson, J. W., Jun 15 2019, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Sosyo-bilimsel konuların kanıta dayalı düşünme uygulamaları ile öğretilmesi: Öğretim iskelesi kullanmanın uygunluğu, yararları ve zorlukları

Translated title of the contribution: Teaching socio-scientific issues through evidence-based thinking practices: Appropriateness, benefits, and challenges of using an instructional scaffoldCeyhan, G. D., Mugaloglu, E. Z. & Tillotson, J. W., Jan 1 2019, In : Elementary Education Online. 18, 4, p. 1405-1417 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The socialization and retention of low-income college students: The impact of a wrap-around intervention

Ceyhan, G. D., Thompson, A. N., Sloane, J. D., Wiles, J. R. & Tillotson, J. W., Jan 1 2019, In : International Journal of Higher Education. 8, 6, p. 249-261 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Development and Psychometric Testing of the Rate and Accumulation Concept Inventory

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I. & Dotger, S., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Education. 107, 3, p. 491-520 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Teacher Candidates Learn to Enact Curriculum in a Partnership-Sponsored Literacy Enrichment Program for Youth

Chandler-Olcott, K., Dotger, S., Waymouth, H., Crosby, M., Lahr, M., Hinchman, K. A., Newvine, K. & Nieroda, J., Jul 3 2018, In : New Educator. 14, 3, p. 192-211 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

A multifactorial analysis of acceptance of evolution

Dunk, R. D. P., Petto, A. J., Wiles, J. R. & Campbell, B. C., Jul 17 2017, In : Evolution: Education and Outreach. 10, 1, 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Scopus citations

The Right “Fit”: Exploring Science Teacher Candidates’ Approaches to Natural Selection Within a Clinical Simulation

Dotger, B., Dotger, S., Masingila, J. O., Rozelle, J., Bearkland, M. & Binnert, A., Apr 11 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Research in Science Education. p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2016

Comparing effects of comedic and authoritative video presentations on student knowledge and attitudes about climate change

Carter, B. E. & Wiles, J., May 1 2016, In : Bioscene. 42, 1, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Concern About Hunger May Increase Receptivity to GMOs

Carter, B. E., Conn, C. C. & Wiles, J., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Plant Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

From assessment to intervention: Conceptual understanding of rate and accumulation processes

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I. & Dotger, S., Jun 26 2016, 2016 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition. American Society for Engineering Education, Vol. 2016-June.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Peer-Led Team Learning Helps Minority Students Succeed

Snyder, J. J., Sloane, J. D., Dunk, R. D. P. & Wiles, J. R., Mar 9 2016, In : PLoS Biology. 14, 3, e1002398.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
2015

Boosting students' attitudes & knowledge about evolution sets them up for college success

Carter, B. E., Infanti, L. M. & Wiles, J., Feb 1 2015, In : American Biology Teacher. 77, 2, p. 113-116 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Development and pilot test of the rate and accumulation concept inventory

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I., Dotger, S. & Sullivan, M., Jan 1 2015, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society, 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for...

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Elementary art & science: observational drawing in lesson study

Dotger, S. & Walsh, D., Jan 5 2015, In : International Journal for Lesson and Learning Studies. 4, 1, p. 26-38 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Peer led team learning in introductory biology: Effects on peer leader critical thinking skills

Snyder, J. J. & Wiles, J. R., Jan 28 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 1, e0115084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

“Evo in the News:” Understanding evolution and students’ attitudes toward the relevance of evolutionary biology

Infanti, L. M. & Wiles, J. R., Jan 1 2015, In : Bioscene. 40, 2, p. 9-13 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations
2014

Describing elementary teachers' operative systems: A case study

Dotger, S. & McQuitty, V., Sep 2014, In : Elementary School Journal. 115, 1, p. 73-96 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
Open Access
14 Scopus citations
Open Access
26 Scopus citations

The origin and evolution of life in Pakistani High School Biology

Asghar, A., Wiles, J. R. & Alters, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Biological Education. 44, 2, p. 65-71 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Why so few women in STEM: The role of social coping

Wuhib, F. W. & Dotger, S., Jan 1 2014, ISEC 2014 - 4th IEEE Integrated STEM Education Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6891055. (ISEC 2014 - 4th IEEE Integrated STEM Education Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations
2013

Using model organisms in an undergraduate laboratory to link genotype, phenotype, and the environment

Jacobs-McDaniels, N. L., Maine, E. M., Albertson, R. C. & Wiles, J. R., Apr 24 2013, In : Journal of Biological Education. 47, 1, p. 52-59 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Writing Like a Scientist: Exploring Elementary Teachers' Understandings and Practices of Writing in Science

Glen, N. J. & Dotger, S., Apr 23 2013, In : Journal of Science Teacher Education. 24, 6, p. 957-976 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2012

A Framework for Instructional Innovation in the Preparation of Tomorrow’s Teachers

Dilworth, P., Donaldson, A., George, M., Knezek, D., Searson, M., Starkweather, K., Strutchens, M., Tillotson, J. & Robinson, S., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education. 28, 4, p. 130-132 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Differential use of elementary science kits

Jones, G., Robertson, L., Gardner, G. E., Dotger, S. & Blanchard, M. R., Dec 4 2012, In : International Journal of Science Education. 34, 15, p. 2371-2391 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Preparing Teachers for Tomorrow's Technologies

Dilworth, P., Donaldson, A., George, M., Knezek, D., Searson, M., Starkweather, K., Strutchens, M., Tillotson, J. & Robinson, S. P., May 1 2012, In : TechTrends. 56, 4, p. 11-14 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Scopus citations
2011

Biology professors' and teachers' positions regarding biological evolution and evolution education in a middle eastern society

BouJaoude, S., Asghar, A., Wiles, J. R., Jaber, L., Sarieddine, D. & Alters, B., May 1 2011, In : International Journal of Science Education. 33, 7, p. 979-1000 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Challenges to teaching evolution: What's a head?

Wiles, J. R., Oct 1 2011, In : Futures. 43, 8, p. 787-796 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
36 Scopus citations

Exploring and developing graduate teaching assistants' pedagogies via lesson study

Dotger, S., Apr 1 2011, In : Teaching in Higher Education. 16, 2, p. 157-169 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Exploring new territories: My trajectory toward becoming an inclusive science teacher educator

Dotger, S., Jun 1 2011, In : Reflective Practice. 12, 3, p. 415-426 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Muslim Egyptian and Lebanese Students' Conceptions of Biological Evolution

BouJaoude, S., Wiles, J. R., Asghar, A. & Alters, B., Sep 1 2011, In : Science and Education. 20, 9, p. 895-915 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Using whole mount in situ hybridization to link molecular and organismal biology

Jacobs, N. L., Albertson, R. C. & Wiles, J. R., Mar 2011, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 49, e2533.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2010
16 Scopus citations

From medicine to Teaching: The evolution of the simulated interaction model

Dotger, B. H., Dotger, S. C. & Maher, M. J., Jun 1 2010, In : Innovative Higher Education. 35, 3, p. 129-141 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2009

Perspectives of German and US students as they make meaning of science in their everyday lives

Preczewski, P. J., Mittler, A. & Tillotson, J. W., Oct 20 2009, In : International Journal of Environmental and Science Education. 4, 3, p. 247-258 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2008
2006
2 Scopus citations
2004

Can a patient educational book change behavior and reduce pain in chronic low back pain patients?

Udermann, B. E., Spratt, K. F., Donelson, R. G., Mayer, J., Graves, J. E. & Tillotson, J., Jul 1 2004, In : Spine Journal. 4, 4, p. 425-435 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
2003

Auto mechanics in the physics lab: Science education for all

Tillotson, J. W. & Kluth, P., Apr 1 2003, Access To Academics for All Students: Critical Approaches To Inclusive Curriculum, Instruction, and Policy. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, p. 133-154 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1999

Beginning Teachers: Beliefs and Classroom Actions

Simmons, P. E., Emory, A., Carter, T., Coker, T., Finnegan, B., Crockett, D., Richardson, L., Yager, R., Craven, J., Tillotson, J., Brunkhorst, H., Twiest, M., Hossain, K., Gallagher, J., Duggan-Haas, D., Parker, J., Cajas, F., Alshannag, Q., McGlamery, S., Krockover, J. & 6 others, Adams, P., Spector, B., Laporta, T., James, B., Rearden, K. & Labuda, K., Oct 1999, In : Journal of Research in Science Teaching. 36, 8, p. 930-954 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

201 Scopus citations