Expertise in context based learning, research based learning, evidence based research in teaching and learning.
Affiliation: University of Limerick, Ierland
Retired in 2009 after teaching chemistry at university since 1970. Involved in chemical education research. Research interests include: Curriculum development in chemistry. Language in chemistry. Chemical misconceptions. Inquiry-based chemical education. Chemical demonstrations. Using discrepant events to initiate inquiry.
Language in teaching chemistry. Chemical misconceptions. Cognitive level of students. Chemical demonstrations. Using discrepant events to initiate inquiry.