This work was completed at the University of Maryland, and the ideas expressed in this paper were refined through lively, often heated and contested, discussions among the authors and members of the University of Maryland Physics and Science Education Research Groups.
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Making classroom assessment more accountable to scientific reasoning: A case for attending to mechanistic thinking†
Article first published online: 7 OCT 2008
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Volume 93, Issue 5, pages 875–891, September 2009
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Russ, R. S., Coffey, J. E., Hammer, D. and Hutchison, P. (2009), Making classroom assessment more accountable to scientific reasoning: A case for attending to mechanistic thinking. Sci. Ed., 93: 875–891. doi: 10.1002/sce.20320
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