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Jean Flanagan
Works at Smithsonian Science Education Center
Attended Gettysburg College
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Check out the latest episode of Lab Out Loud​ featuring Good Thinking! - our new original series and professional development resource for science educators.

Listen now: http://s.si.edu/1OKGP4N
From the Smithsonian Science Education Center, we welcome Marjee Chmiel (Associate Director of Curriculum and Communications) and Jean Flanagan (Science Education Research Specialist) to showcase Good Thinking!  – a new animated series that explores […]
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This week we’re debuting a new animated series for science educators, #GoodThinking!

In Conceptual Change: How New Ideas Take Root, we explore the ideas that students bring to class and what teachers can do to uncover and embrace student misconceptions.

Watch: http://s.si.edu/1LbR5BE
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Our new animated series for science educators, #GoodThinking, debuts today! 

We’re thrilled to have partnered with +FableVision Studios to create this new professional development resource. (Yes, PD can be fun!) Grounded in the best findings from science education research, Good Thinking! aims to make this information accessible and useful for practicing teachers. 

Watch: http://s.si.edu/1GnK2Vh
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Seen our new web series, #GoodThinking, and wondering about the origin story of one of its most "unique" characters?

Meet Gummerson, a piece of already-been-chewed gum who's been sticking around the classroom (and picking up a thing or two about how kids learn science) for a very long time: http://s.si.edu/1JK1kAd
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This week +Smithsonian Science Education Center introduced a new animated series on "the science of teaching science": #GoodThinking!

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Frustrated by the popularity of the "learning styles" myth in education? #GoodThinking  debunks: 

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#GoodThinking! launches TODAY! A new series on the "science of teaching science" — we at +Smithsonian Science Education Center and +FableVision Studios have been hard at work on this all year! 

More episodes will roll out this summer & fall!

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for updates: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6dyNTnSopdgye2gQBVSNVg/videos 

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Check out the trailer for #GoodThinking!, a new animated series from +Smithsonian Science Education Center — we've been hard at work on this all year, and are super excited to share the first episodes next week! 
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Science Education Research Specialist
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  • Smithsonian Science Education Center
    Science Education Research Specialist, 2013 - present
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Project 2061
    Research Associate, 2009 - 2013
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I'm into science education (research, curriculum, assessment, NGSS), writing, editing, ecology, evolution, zoology, biodiversity, conservation,  history & nature of science, and photography.

Views expressed here are my own and are not intended to represent those of any of my employers, past or present.

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