biotechnology, science literacy
Science and Mathematics Education
A hands-on semester-long course in biotechnology for middle school students, high school students, or college students provides a way to learn about new technologies and can be coupled with assignments that provoke their thinking about the ethical and social ramifications of the field’s advances.
Scheppler, J. A., Styer, S., & Dosch, D. (2006). Understanding biotechnology: A necessity for science literacy. Spectrum, 32(1), 35-41. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.imsa.edu/sci_pr/8/