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Links listed in your LSEM Materials

Why science is like play - Lotto - p. 1

Blackawton Bees Project  http://rsbl.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/7/2/168.abstract

Beau Lotto’s article "Why Science Is Like Play"  http://www.cnn.com/2012/11/11/opinion/lotto-ted-science-play/

"What do science and play have in common?"   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0g2WE1qXiKM

Let the Children Play, It's Good for Then!  - Gopnik- p. 2

"Let the Children Play, It's Good for Them!"  http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/let-the-children-play-its-good-for-them-130697324/?no-ist

Science as Play - Laszlo - p. 3

"Science as Play Laszlo"  http://www.americanscientist.org/issues/id.3434,y.2004,no.9,content.true,page.1,css.print/issue.aspx

Critical and Creative Thinking - p. 6

More ideas and exercises   http://www.engin.umich.edu/~cre/probsolv/strategy/crit-n-creat.htm

What is lateral thinking? - p. 6

More information  http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/lateral-thinking.html

Lateral Thinking Puzzles - p. 6

Similar puzzles  http://www.folj.com/lateral/

Different kinds of mind teasers  http://www.enchantedmind.com/html/creativity/iq_tests/creativity_test.html

Math Praxis I test - p. 7

Testing Website  www.ets.org/   

Practice test  http://www.ets.org/praxis/prepare/materials/5732

Online tutoring  http://www.longwood.edu/academicsuccess/index.html 

Dodging the Temptation to Cheat - p. 24

Ten Case Studies  http://www.oscai.umn.edu/integrity/faculty/case.html

Case Studies/Situational Posers  http://www.queensu.ca/academicintegrity/students/preventing/cases.html

Additional Credentials - p. 27

Masters Degree  http://www.longwood.edu/graduatestudies/graduateprograms.htm

Add a minor  http://www.longwood.edu/liberalstudies/55413.htm

Other Opportunities - p. 27

Scholarships for Future Teachers  http://www.longwood.edu/cehs/7431.htm

Academic Associations, Service Organizations and Honor Societies http://longwoodorgs.collegiatelink.net/organizations

Interdisciplinary Thinking Confereence - p. 29

Sponsored by Liberal Studies  http://www.longwood.edu/liberalstudies/49946.htm  

Communication - Formal and Informal - p. 35

18 Etiquette Tips for E-mailing Your Professor  http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/professors-guide/2010/09/30/18-etiquette-tips-for-e-mailing-your-professor

E-mail Etiquette - Adapted for Academia  http://www.usm.edu/chemistry-biochemistry/e-mail-etiquette-adapted-academia

Netiquette Guidelines  http://web.wellesley.edu/SocialComputing/Netiquette/netiquetteprofessor.html

 

Pages you should have bookmarked:

Liberal Studies  www.longwood.edu/liberalstudies

Office of Professional Studies  www.longwood.edu/professionalservices

OPS Important Dates  http://www.longwood.edu/professionalservices/10504.htm

 

 

 

 

 

LSEM Faculty

01 - Dr. Shilling-Traina

02 - Dr. Ruday

03 - Dr. Miller

04 - Dr. Fink

05 - Dr. Horne

06 - Dr. Maynard

07 - Dr. Meese