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00:04:43
Teaching isn't just work, it's a lot of fun. Staff physicist Thomas Humphrey quickly figured out that he didn't have the answer to every question in the classroom-and that's the fun of it.

00:06:50
Students may come into your classroom with preconceived ideas about how things work. TI director Linda Shore explains why she feels it���s important to explore students��� private theories about the world, and some ways she���s found to do that in her own classrooms.

00:08:30
TI staff educator Lori Lambertson explains her philosophy of integrating math and science in the classroom, and how she puts it into practice.

00:04:57
TI teacher coach Sandra Robbins talks about better classroom management styles.

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TI staff educator Sandra Robbins touts the merits of a book that examines how to address student misconceptions in the science classroom. The book is Targeting Students��� Science Misconceptions: Physical Science Concepts Using the Conceptual Change Model by Joseph Stepans, published by the Idea Factory in 2003.

00:08:43
TI teacher coach Rilla Chaney says she���s no singer, but she���s successfully used songs to teach science concepts in her classroom.