Epistemic Practices and Scientific Practices in Science Education

  • María Pilar Jiménez-Aleixandre
  • Beatriz Crujeiras
Part of the New Directions in Mathematics and Science Education book series (NDMS)


There is a growing consensus in considering that learning science involves students’ participation in the epistemic goals of science (Duschl, 2008; Kelly, 2008) or that, as Duschl (2008) proposes, science education should balance conceptual, epistemic and social learning goals.


Science Education Scientific Practice Prevent Tooth Decay Computational Thinking Epistemic Practice 
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  • María Pilar Jiménez-Aleixandre
  • Beatriz Crujeiras

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