A new curriculum of ethology & student skills in the Netherlands

Jansen, Bram J.; Dijkstra, Maurits J.
September 1997
American Biology Teacher;Sep97, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p404
Academic Journal
Looks at the subject ethology (Behavioral Biology) part of the National Curriculum for Secondary Education in Biology introduced by the Netherlands in 1993-1994. Examination of the main objectives of the Biology curriculum in the Netherlands; Illustrations of the lessons of the curriculum; Indepth look at the role of ethological theory in the lessons; How human behavior was emphasised in the lessons.


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