Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
Click to return to the Evolution Home Page
darwin change extinction survival sex humans religion
Online Course for Teachers: Teaching Evolution

About this Course 

 SESSION 7: How Can You Create an Active Learning Environment for Teaching Evolution?

Explore different strategies for creating an active learning environment for teaching evolution.


List of useful evolution resources about this topic.

Learning Goals:

During this session you will:
• Examine how questions facilitate student thinking about and discussion of science

• Examine how lesson design, instructional strategies, and the learning environment affect science learning experiences

• Identify what it takes to develop a respectful, productive learning environment

• Apply new strategies for designing learning experiences in your own practices

Facilitator Notes for this Session

Teaching Standards

About the Teachers

Core Activities = Core Activities

Videos Web Activities Site Guide About the Project FAQ Glossary Site Map Feedback Help Shop