Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society
Volume 16 Issue 04

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Volume 16, No. 4
Pages 12 - 12

VIGNETTE • Who Uses the COOL Classroom? Community College and Middle/High School Educators, That's Who

Janice McDonnell Liesl Hotaling
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Classroom science educators ranging from elementary schools to community colleges are increasingly turning to technology-based supplemental materials to compensate for the limitations of textbook-dominated learning. These educators seek materials that connect current scientific research to instructional activities that promote critical thinking.


McDonnell, J., and L. Hotaling. 2003. Education vignette: Who uses the COOL Classroom? Community college and middle/high school educators, that’s who. Oceanography 16(4):12, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2003.11.