Phenomenal Science

Phenomenal Science

Pete's Get Real! Science Blog

NPR’s Invisibilia podcast episode, titled “How to Become Batman,” is perhaps the best podcast I have ever listened to (https://www.npr.org/programs/invisibilia/378577902/how-to-become-batman).  With so many great podcasts out there I realize that this is quite the claim, but no other podcast has changed the way I think about something so dramatically. “How to Become Batman” chronicles the […]

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Teaching science is about leveraging phenomena that exists within the student’s culture to create interest and enthusiasm. As educators, it is critical that we recognize that students already contain an extraordinary amount of knowledge. This knowledge is manifested in the community and culture that the students interact with every day and can be expanded on […]

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