Hemoglobin Case Study Now Available

For those teachers using a case studies approach to inquiry-based learning, the Hemoglobin Case Study for Advanced Science is now available as a means to explore proteins, respiration and mutations.  This case study uses a specific allosteric protein to teach students about the evolution of oxygen in the atmosphere and the globin genes that helped […]

CLC 2012 AP* Biology Audit Syllabus is Ready for You

If you are using the AP* Biology Daily Lesson Plans curriculum, I have prepared an Audit Syllabus that coordinates the Catalyst Learning Curricula lesson plans to requirements delineated by the College Board course.  Each of the activities in your CLC curriculum are aligned with the four Big Ideas, 17 Enduring Understandings, seven Science Practices and […]

Updates to the AP* Biology Daily Lesson Plans

Please read the pdf below to ensure that you have made the changes necessary to your course for the 2012-2013 school year.  This document includes a revised calendar, tips on timing and depth as well as advice on how to achieve the standards and skills required for the redesigned AP Biology course. AP Biology DLP […]

What Teachers Say About CLC Summer Workshops

Go to the 5-day Workshops page (http://catalystlearningcurricula.com/workshops/five-day-workshops/) and click on the Feedback Forms for the workshop topic of interest:  Cell Biology, Anat & Physio, Ecology or Genetics.  Each session lists responses written by teachers who attended the 5-day Summer Workshops last year.  

Summer Workshops are filling up fast!

If you want to make sure you know what is on the new AP Biology Exam, join me for a 100% hands-on workshop this summer in Asheville, NC. I will cover not only the new labs but also techniques for developing your students’ ability to think critically. In each of the 5-day workshops being offered, […]


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