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Asia-Pacific STEM Teaching Practices

From Theoretical Frameworks to Practices

  • Ying-Shao Hsu
  • Yi-Fen Yeh
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Ying-Shao Hsu, Su-Chi Fang
    Pages 1-16
  3. Kennedy Kam Ho Chan, Yi-Fen Yeh, Ying-Shao Hsu
    Pages 39-50
  4. Joshua Lee Shanwei, Kenneth Y. T. Lim, Yuen Ming De, Ahmed Hilmy
    Pages 117-137
  5. Russell Tytler, Peta White
    Pages 173-189
  6. Su-Chi Fang, Ying-Shao Hsu
    Pages 191-203

About this book

Introduction

This book offers various perspectives on the complex and crosscutting concepts of the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines in the classroom context.  Presenting empirical studies, it reveals how researchers in the Asia-Pacific Region planned and implemented STEM education in the classroom. Further, it discusses the assessment of STEM learning to clarify what important elements should be included and how researchers and educators frame and design assessment tools. The book consists of four parts: potential and trends in STEM education; teachers’ practical knowledge for STEM teaching; STEM teaching practices; and assessment of STEM learning. Providing evidence on developing curriculums, implementing instructional practices and educating classroom teachers, it is intended for readers wanting to explore STEM education from multiple perspectives.

Keywords

STEM teaching Pedagogical Content Knowledge STEM assessment STEM education science, technology, engineering, and mathematics teachers’ practical knowledge for STEM STEM learning

Editors and affiliations

  • Ying-Shao Hsu
    • 1
  • Yi-Fen Yeh
    • 2
  1. 1.National Taiwan Normal UniversityTaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.National Taiwan Normal UniversityTaipeiTaiwan

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