FC Faculty Article Highlights Teaching Strategies in Ocean Science
Professor of Earth Sciences Sean Chamberlin published an article in the April 2016 issue of In the Trenches magazine, the news magazine of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers. NAGT is an association consisting of K-12 teachers and college/university faculty that strives for improvement and promotion of the Earth sciences.
Chamberlin’s article, “The Algae-in-a-Bottle Experiment”, showcases a teaching strategy for students to “know, understand, and apply a number of concepts related to the biology and ecology of phytoplankton in the oceanic environment.” This article was part of the Teaching Oceanography edition of the news magazine, highlighting various ways for teaching, resources and other topics of interest. NAGT members can view the article online at the In the Trenches website.