Earth Science Education

Research in earth science education in the Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University encompasses a broad range of emphases.

Students terraform with the AR sandbox

 

Focus

Earth science education focuses on:

  • Aspects of learning, cognition and conceptual change
  • Elementary and secondary teacher preparation
  • Geoscience course and curriculum design at the K-12, undergraduate and graduate levels
  • Professional development for practicing earth science teachers
 

Associated faculty