Devin Bowen

Currently student teaching Life Science

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Monroe Middle School

Recent Posts by Devin

Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:41 PM in Which Disections are best
I think I'd like to maybe see if anyone has had a discussion on here about deciding IF they should do dissections.

Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:37 PM in Researched Based Class
I, too, agree that research the second semester would be the way to go. I'm a little jealous, I would love to do that!

Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:33 PM in Classification: Linnaean v. Phylogenetic
Phylogenetics is the correct way, but we're still entrenched into the Linnaean system. Scientists still use the Linnaean system for classification even though, in some senses, it should be done away with (nightmare for Entomologists). I teach both because both are still used, but the Linnaean system is their for convenience. I would say the only thing that would be wrong would be to NOT teach cla...