My World: A Case study in adapting scientists' tools for learners

By Edelson, Daniel C., Northwestern University

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2004
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6th International Conference on Learning Sciences
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In previous research, we identified strategies for adapting scientists' investigation tools to be appropriate for use by students to support inquiry-based learning (Edelson & Gordin, 1998; Edelson, Gordin, & Pea, 1999). The goal is to take tools that ena