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Dr. Amy Taylor

Associate Professor

Department of Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle, Literacy, and Special Education

EB 218
(910) 962-2673 Phone
(910) 962-3988 Fax
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Courses Taught

EDN 336 (Block 2 Syllabus)
EDN 336 (Online syllabus)
EDN 492/595 & EVS 485/592   Island Ecology for Educators
EDN 544  Teaching Science K-6
EVS 460/560  Using Technology to Teach about the Environment 

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Professional development

Professional development for science teachers (K-12) about:

Teaching Science through Inquiry
Population Connections Curriculum
Science Notebooks Vs Science Journals
Teaching Science at the Extremes

Research Interests

Developing teacher-friendly strategies to help teach various science concepts in K-12 classroom 

Useful Links

Mega Virus Activity
Fractal Activity

Sample Activity from “Extreme Science”

National science education standards
Benchmarks for Science Literacy
Taskstream Login
North Carolina Science Teacher Association -
National Science Teacher Association -
National Association for Research in Science Teaching -